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61/100 gains us EcoVadis Silver

Posted on Monday, September 18th, 2023

Corporate Social Responsibility, or ‘CSR’ to use its acronym, is high on the agenda of many companies. Human Rights, Environment, Carbon Emissions and Ethics are all important areas of concern. From the start of Ital Logistics, we have always worked to high standards and with a strong ethic, never really advertising this fact. In July […]

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Sister company attains FORS accreditation

Posted on Thursday, July 27th, 2023

We are please to report that our sister company, Ital Transport (UK) Limited, has acquired the Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (FORS) Bronze Standard at its first assessment. Such achievement is testament to the high standards at which Ital Transport operate, in safety, efficiency and with the environment in mind. Further information can be found on […]

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New tax on plastic packaging

Posted on Tuesday, January 3rd, 2023

A new excise tax on non-reusable plastic packaging (IENPR) comes into force in Spain this January 1st 2023. The IENPR applies throughout Spain, including Ceuta, Melilla and the Canary Islands. The IEPNR, which was set out in Law 7/2022 of 8 April on waste and contaminated soils for a circular economy, has been the subject […]

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Christmas 2022

Posted on Monday, December 19th, 2022

The last 12 months have gone by in a flash, and here we are again at Christmas. As we do every year, we choose a few charities to donate to, as opposed to the age old industry tradition of client gifts which we stopped some fifteen plus years ago. Who needs that extra bottle of […]

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MBO

Posted on Friday, December 2nd, 2022

As a company grows, it inevitably reaches the stage where duties of managing and running it become greater. In the last two years Ital Logistics has grown from a headcount of 28 to 40, plus an additional 9 with the newly formed sister company Ital Transport (UK) Ltd which focusses on UK domestic transport. After […]

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Christmas 2022 departures

Posted on Monday, November 21st, 2022

The festive season is fast approaching, and whilst it is nice to take some time off, services become disrupted. Therefore, it takes a lot of advance planning to ensure that we are able to meet our customer’s requirements. So it is good to try and pre-empt requirements as far ahead as possible. Below are the […]

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HM Queen Elizabeth II

Posted on Friday, September 9th, 2022

It was with immense sadness that many of us watched events unfold yesterday, eventually receiving confirmation that our longest reigning monarch, HM Queen Elizabeth II, had died. Her unparalleled and unstinting service to our country for the last seventy years has been truly remarkable. Embracing her role with great dignity, she became admired, loved and […]

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Sale United U15 Warriors top league

Posted on Friday, May 27th, 2022

Sale United U15 Warriors retained their Timperley and District Division 1 title with a hard fought victory away at Egerton FC on the last day of a very long season by a single point. They almost completed a double, but were narrowly beaten 2-1 by Moorside FC in the district cup final. Joshua Fowles (pictured […]

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Continued disruption in Spain

Posted on Friday, April 8th, 2022

Following strikes and protests in Spain last month, whilst there has been some resolve, there are still issues. below is a report from our Barcelona partner of the current status. “The main unions have accepted the agreements achieved on the negotiations with the Government: 5000 ME in direct help. Royal Decree 3/2022 that qualifies the […]

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Ital Transport helps with Ukrainian aid

Posted on Thursday, March 31st, 2022

Many local communities have been rallying around to donate aid to Ukrainian refugees. While international transport seems to be hitting the media, and appear to be organised fairly well through official charities, how are the donations getting to the correct distribution hubs in the UK? During March, Simon Morley, managing director of our sister company […]

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P&O Ferries | Ital Logistics perspective

Posted on Wednesday, March 23rd, 2022

The recent treatment of employees by P&O Ferries is, from our perspective, nothing short of despicable. Their website champions ‘Corporate Social Responsibility’, and purports to ‘inspire our people…’ inferring an ethos of ‘investing in people’. Whilst they may have valid financial reasons to support their actions, how they have handled this leaves a lot to […]

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Protestations in Spain – updated 22nd March

Posted on Friday, March 18th, 2022

The hauliers strike which started on March 14th is reaching a debilitating state in Spain. The supply chains are extremely disrupted and there is no end in sight of a resolution according to the media and information from our Spanish partners. Many roads and distribution centres have been blocked and we understand the port of […]

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Possible Italian strikes

Posted on Friday, March 11th, 2022

We have been pre-warned that starting Monday 14th March there could be some national strikes. we are unsure what the reasons are at present, but there is a risk that hauliers and carriers may not be able to guarantee a complete service. As such, we cannot guarantee transit times will be maintained, We therefore recommend […]

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Corey gets a special award

Posted on Thursday, January 20th, 2022

It’s hats off to Corey Chambers today as he received a Special Recognition Award at the British International Freight Association Awards ceremony today, 20th January 2022. Corey, who heads our French & Portuguese export department, was shortlisted as a finalist in BIFA’s Young Forwarder of the year 2021. Whilst he didn’t win the category, the […]

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CHEMUK 2022

Posted on Wednesday, January 12th, 2022

We are pleased to announce that we will be exhibiting at the CHEMUK 2022 exhibition which is at the NEC, Birmingham on 11th & 12th May. The exhibition is free to attend and the ticket portal will be open very soon. Information can be found at https://www.chemicalukexpo.com/. If you are brave enough to take Omicron […]

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The MFPA

Posted on Wednesday, December 29th, 2021

As many know, Ital Logistics likes to donate to small charities when possible, and especially at this time of year. Smaller charities depend entirely on public donations, and the fact that they are smaller means they are not usually visible in the public domain. Our second charity this year has been chosen because my late […]

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