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Chris Grayling MP recognises the value of logistics at FTA Logistics Awards 2018

Friday 14 December 2018

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Lens-Tech becomes FTA Van Excellence bronze partner

Thursday 29 November 2018

Lens-Tech Co Ltd, a designer, manufacturer and supplier of Fresnel lenses, has been announced as a bronze partner to FTA’s Van Excellence scheme ...

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PAC report shows why No Deal is No Option

Wednesday 28 November 2018

No Deal is No Option, according to FTA, in reaction to the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) report on the Department for Transport’s implementation of Brexit released today ...

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Time is running out to get your business ready for Brexit, says FTA

Wednesday 28 November 2018

FTA will be holding a one-day conference ’Getting logistics ready for Brexit’ on 19 December at the Amba Hotel Charing Cross in London ...

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FTA calls on MPs to vote in favour of Withdrawal Agreement

Wednesday 28 November 2018

FTA is calling on MPs to vote in favour of the Withdrawal Agreement to keep Britain trading post-Brexit by delivering the frictionless trade that the logistics sector was promised ...

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ECMT permit applications open this week: international hauliers must apply – or miss out

Tuesday 27 November 2018

Applications for international road haulage permits opened this week and FTA is advising commercial vehicle operators wanting to transport goods into EU-27 countries post-Brexit to apply ...

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Van Excellence report highlights van driver shortage

Monday 26 November 2018

Many van drivers, owners and operators are fearful that worsening van driver shortages could prevent their businesses operating successfully over the next year, according to Van Excellence’s newly launched 2018-19 report ...

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Nottingham air quality plan should set a nationwide precedent

Friday 23 November 2018

Clean Air Zones are not a one-size-fits-all solution to improving air quality, as illustrated by Nottingham City Council and DEFRA, which this week agreed the city does not require a charging low emission zone to meet its air quality targets ...

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FTA advises caution in Calais as protests continue

Friday 23 November 2018

FTA advises all drivers planning to travel to Calais, France to be very careful: protests against rising fuel prices are escalating on the A16 in Calais ...

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Skills report shows UK reliance on EU workers to keep Britain trading

Friday 23 November 2018

If British business is to make a success of Brexit, its supply chain needs to have access to European workers in the short to medium term, according to FTA ...

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