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Budget’s ‘super-deduction’ capital allowance offers golden opportunity for wareh

Sunak's 'super-deduction’ capital allowance offers golden opportunity for warehousing sector

Chancellor Rishi Sunak’s Budget announcement of a capital allowance ‘super-deduction’ could be a game-changer for many warehouse owners and operators, says Tim Wright, Managing Director of Invar Systems.

Why the latest trade figures make for grim reading

Why the latest trade figures make for grim reading

The latest UK trade figures show that exports tumbled by more than £65 billion in February, compared to the same period last year. ParcelHero’s David Jinks warns that non-EU countries won’t fill the hole created by Brexit.

The post-Covid supply chain

The post-Covid supply chain

Five things to do now to prepare your business for the ‘new normal’

Safety advice you can trust

Safety advice you can trust

Forklift trucks are potentially some of the most dangerous equipment in your workplace, which is why promoting and enabling safety on site is at the heart of the FLTA.But staying safe means following correct guidance, and it’s not always easy to identify what that is, or where to find it.When the pandemic began, it quickly became apparent that all those involved in materials handling – from companies who supply and service the equipment right through to those who own and operate it – were...

HS2: The case for released freight capacityv

HS2: The case for released freight capacity

HS2 is likely to be the only opportunity this century to generate a substantial increase in capacity for rail freight in the UK, says Zoe McClernon, Multimodal Policy Manager at Logistics UK.