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Brexit extension avoids No Deal cliff edge – for now!

The extension of the UK’s departure date from the EU is a welcome relief for Ireland’s logistics businesses, according to FTA Ireland (FTAI), the...

Transaid-Cycle-Malawi-2020

International development agency Transaid is inviting riders from across the transport and logistics industry to saddle up for Cycle Malawi 2020 – its next...

Western Rail Corridor passenger numbers continue to increase

Q1 figures show Limerick to Galway journeys on course for over 420,000 journeys in 2019 Iarnród Éireann has announced that the Limerick to Galway rail...

Schmitz Cargobull establishes stand-alone Irish subsidiary

Europe’s #1 Trailer manufacturer Schmitz Cargobull is supporting the country’s rapidly expanding road transport market in establishing a new subsidiary, Schmitz Cargobull Ireland. Schmitz Cargobull...

Road transport sector should not be penalised on carbon emissions

The Irish Government should not penalise the haulage sector for its carbon emissions when environmentally-friendly road transport alternatives are not yet fully viable, according...

Ford electrifies Commercial Vehicle ranges

Ford Ireland’s Innov8 car and van sales promotional campaign is rather timely in that it not only involves the present line up of models...

Verizon Connect forms new partnership with new Iveco Daily

A new partnership with Iveco will see new Verizon Connect’s comprehensive telematics and mobile workforce management platform embedded in all new Iveco Daily light commercial vehicles,...

Maxol to transform from a fuel-driven business to a food service and convenience-led model

CEO unveils €100m investment plan for expansion of food business including own-brand range  Significant focus on tech improvements Leading, family-owned forecourt and convenience...

Horsepower of a different colour!

TIGER ON A ROLL...Back-to-back Randox Grand National winner Tiger Roll is pictured boarding the 02.30 hrs Stena Line sailing from Holyhead to Dublin after...

Eileen Dunne – Redefining women’s roles in road haulage

Historically and traditionally a hugely male dominate sector, there’s no doubt that women are playing an increasingly important role in the haulage industry. Each...