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LERS launches guide to help road operators save fuel costs and reduce emissions

Friday 18 October 2019

FTA’s Logistics Emission Reduction Scheme (LERS) has today launched a free guide to help all road operators, from owner-operators upwards, to reduce their use of diesel

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FTA comments on the government's latest Brexit announcement

Friday 18 October 2019

James Hookham, Deputy CEO of FTA, which speaks for the logistics industry, comments on the government’s Brexit announcement:

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Book now or miss out - FTA Logistics Awards just one week away!

Thursday 17 October 2019

Tickets to FTA’s prestigious Logistics Awards are almost sold out, and with just one week until the event, anyone wishing to attend is advised to book their place now – or risk missing out.

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HGV driver shortage climbs to 59,000

Monday 14 October 2019

The shortage of HGV drivers in the UK has climbed to 59,000 as 64% of transport and storage businesses now face severe skills shortages, according to a recent report by FTA ...

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FTA helps grow UK-Morocco trade

Monday 07 October 2019

FTA, the voice of the logistics sector, has played a defining role in securing a landmark agreement between the UK and Morocco to grow trade between the two nations ...

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Comment from FTA on the government’s Brexit announcement at the Conservative Party Conference

Thursday 03 October 2019

James Hookham, Deputy CEO of FTA, has commented on the government's Brexit announcement at the Conservative Party Conference ...

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Talent in Logistics to challenge industry perceptions at new FTA event

Wednesday 02 October 2019

To help businesses understand and overcome the factors discouraging young people from joining the logistics workforce, Ruth Edwards, Talent in Logistics’ Business Development Director, will present the findings from her whitepaper at FTA’s new event, The Labour Shortages Conference, sponsored by Manpower ...

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FTA warns local authorities of the limitations of Clean Air Zones

Tuesday 24 September 2019

Clean Air Zones (CAZs) are not the most effective way to reach government-imposed air quality improvement targets, according to FTA, the voice of the UK logistics sector ...

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FTA to provide free Brexit readiness workshops

Tuesday 24 September 2019

To provide hauliers with the information they need to keep their EU-UK operations running as smoothly as possible, FTA has launched a series of free half-day workshops, taking place throughout September and October 2019 in venues across the UK ...

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Deadline extended for Van Excellence Awards 2019

Monday 23 September 2019

FTA has extended the deadline for entries to its Van Excellence Honours Lunch 2019, sponsored by Mercedes-Benz Vans, to 29 September 2019 following a flurry of late entries ...

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