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IIFA Brexit event gets down to the hard facts of “No Deal”

Upon opening the Irish international Freight Association (IIFA) Seminar held at the Point Village in Dublin last week, Tom Thornton, the Association’s past-President and...

BWG Foods invests in Natural Gas Supply Chain Sustainability Programme

BWG Foods, one of Ireland’s leading wholesalers and retailers, has announced a major €11 million sustainability investment programme aimed at significantly decreasing the environmental...

Sweden hosts fifth running of International Pick-up Award

The Tierp Arena in Sweden is the venue for the fifth running of the International Pick-up Award (IPUA) test trials. Eighteen members of the...

From Car to Business Vans – Renault introduces Dacia Duster & Electric Renault ZOE...

Based on demand from business customers, fleet clients and dealerships, Renault Group Ireland is introducing commercial versions of the All-New Dacia Duster and the electric Renault ZOE to its line-up. Available...

Picture of the Week – Megan Yeats honoured at TUD – ‘From Russia With...

Over three days in March of this year, the first IrelandSkills Live Competition was held at the RDS in Dublin. The competition saw Trainees...

Circle K opens brand new service station on the M6 in Athlone

Ireland’s largest fuel and convenience retailer Circle K has commenced business at its newest motorway services facility in its nationwide network. Located just off...

IRU sets future direction for road transport in difficult times

In times of difficult economic uncertainty and industry disruption, the International Road Transport Union (IRU) has taken the lead in setting the global road...

TrailerLock keeps it safe for Tarrant International

Tarrant International, the temperature-controlled logistics specialist, based in Cork is using a locking device from TrailerLock which, the company says, is effective and simple...

DKV appoints new Sales Manager for Ireland

DKV Mobility Services Group, the cash-free services provider for commercial goods and passenger transportation, toll and further mobility applications has welcomed Charlie O’Reilly as...

Video Of The Month – Brown Sauce vs Red Sauce!

Fiat Professional’s survey finds the answer Van drivers deliver important sauce material to analysts The response to one of life’s previously unanswered questions...

Worldwide Outlook on the Bus & Coach Industry Post-Coronavirus

As the bus and coach industry starts back in service, Busworld, the Belgian bus show organiser and representative body hosted another webinar with highlighted...

Alliance for Insurance Reform – 5 minute survey on insurance issues...

In spite of all the challenges that face road hauliers during the COVID-19 crisis, insurance is still a big issue. Much more work needs...

Relaxation of driving and rest times rules ends in Ireland &...

Transport operators and drivers of trucks and buses should be aware that the temporary relaxation of driving regulations agreed for the initial part of...

Safety is more than a slogan, it is a State of...

While people have become used to living with COVID-19 we should not become complacent, advises the Health &  Safety Authority (HSA). Safety is important...

FTAI offers an Overview of the Derogations offered by the EU

EU OMNIBUS REGULATIONS The European Union has adopted its regulation on the extension of a number of transport certificates and inspection deadlines. The Regulation of the European...

CTTC concerned at the need for Self-Isolation of Tourists

As the country starts to move slowly again, the Coach Tourism & Tourism Council (CTTC) is concerned that the current requirement for people arriving in...