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Freight Forwarder Wanted

Posted by Chambers and Cook on Aug 16, 2021 8:34:22 AM

Family owned and run haulage company based in Birmingham are looking for an individual to join the Freight Forwarding department to support and assist other team members.

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Logistics UK presses government on temporary truck driver visas

Posted by Chambers and Cook on Aug 4, 2021 9:07:57 AM

Logistics UK is pressing the government to review its decision not to grant temporary work visas to EU HGV drivers, in the wake of mounting pressure on the UK’s supply chain caused by a lack of available delivery personnel. 

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The Government must work the haulage industry to tackle the HGV driver shortage

Posted by Chambers and Cook on Jul 7, 2021 9:59:05 AM

The RHA are again calling on the Government to tackle the ongoing HGV driver shortage.

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Birmingham’s Clean Air Zone set to go live on 01 June 2021.

Posted by Chambers and Cook on May 24, 2021 5:00:02 PM

DEFRA are now looking forward to Birmingham’s Clean Air Zone which goes live on 01 June 2021.

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APN requests client forbearance in unprecedented times.

Posted by Chambers and Cook on May 11, 2021 9:12:16 AM

Dear Clients and Partners,

The Association of Pallet Networks is asking for your support and patience as the UK’s pallet networks meet an unprecedented level of challenge in their role as keyworkers and as a major delivery mechanism for UK plc.

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Posted by Chambers and Cook on Apr 26, 2021 9:30:00 AM

Almost €500,000 of goods were stolen from EMEA [Europe, Middle East and Africa] supply chains every day in 2019 and 2020, according to new data from the Transport Asset Protection Association (TAPA).

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Birmingham Council publishes its Air Quality Action Plan 2021

Posted by Chambers and Cook on Apr 13, 2021 10:44:03 AM

With less than two months to go until the launch of Birmingham’s Clean Air Zone, the City Council has published its Air Quality Action Plan 2021.

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Chambers & Cook ships it’s two-millionth pallet through the Palletforce network this week

Posted by Chambers and Cook on Mar 26, 2021 12:33:11 PM
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Europe Launches Import Control System

Posted by Chambers and Cook on Mar 23, 2021 9:07:03 AM

The European Commission launched the first phase of its new import control system (ICS2 to protect against threats posed by illicit goods across the EU’s external borders on 15 March. ICS2 will initially focus on postal and express consignments coming to or through the EU by air, before eventually being applied to all modes of cargo transport.

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Extension Of Border Operating Model Deadlines Is No Surprise, Says BIFA

Posted by Chambers and Cook on Mar 12, 2021 10:24:17 AM

“It’s no surprise that the government has extended the deadline for the introduction of checks and customs declarations on imports to the UK from the EU,” says Robert Keen, director general of the British International Freight Association (BIFA).

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