Press releases

Van Excellence gold partners recognised Thu Apr 13 16:34:00 BST 2017

In recognition of their unstinting support in promoting Van Excellence to all sectors of industry, the Van Excellence Gold Partners for 2017 - ARI, Bott Ltd, Brigade Electronics, Hertz, Lex ...

New Thames Crossing Must be Part of a 21st Century Infrastructure Plan, says FTA Wed Apr 12 11:25:00 BST 2017

The Freight Transport Association has welcomed today’s (12 April 2017) announcement from Department for Transport that the new Lower Thames Crossing is to be constructed to link the A2 east of ...

Freight industry response to Grande-Synthe migrant camp fire Tue Apr 11 12:44:00 BST 2017

Following a fire overnight at the Grande-Synthe migrant camp near Dunkirk, FTA has made the following statement: “Camps are not a sustainable solution to the migrant problem,” says Pauline ...

Howdens Joinery scoops carbon reduction award Wed Apr 05 15:53:00 BST 2017

Howdens Joinery was last night named winner of the Freight Transport Association’s prestigious Logistics Carbon Reduction Scheme award for exceptional efforts in reducing carbon across its ...

Mayor's plans will impose unnecessary costs on small businesses in London Tue Apr 04 17:26:00 BST 2017

The confirmation that London’s Ultra Low Emission Zone will start in 2019 is troubling news for small businesses and specialist hauliers serving London, says the Freight Transport Association, ...