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Pallet pooler LPR achieves ISO accreditation for fourth consecutive year

The UK division of Europe’s second largest pallet pooler, LPR, has achieved its fourth consecutive International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 9001 accreditation.   The ISO certification has been awarded to LPR UK in recognition of its leadership in business and specifically its approach to regulating industry standards in the logistics sector. LPR’s …

FedEx Voted UK Business Superbrand

FedEx, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) and the world’s largest express transportation company has been officially named as a Business Superbrand in the influential annual survey that identifies the UK’s strongest business-to-business brands.   As well as achieving a place in the top 20 Business Superbrands, FedEx also …

New group launched to address supply chain challenges facing medical companies

A new professional group that has been launched to help deliver supply chain excellence in the highly regulated healthcare and medical industry will hold its inaugural meeting on 13th March in Nottingham. ‘Good Distribution Practice: delivering to your customers on time and to specification‘ is the subject for discussion at …

CitySprint calls for ‘tiered approach’ to congestion charge increase

CEO urges businesses to feed into TfL consultation process In a recent consultation meeting with TfL, CitySprint, the UK’s leading same day distribution company, called for ‘common sense’ and a ‘tiered approach’ to the proposed increase to London’s congestion charge. The distribution company and its couriers, who are self-employed, spent …