• Footprint launch procurement awards

    The term ‘Triple Bottom Line’ is set to become a well-used phrase in the world of procurement and supply chain management as the issues of measuring the sustainable impact of buying becomes increasingly important.            … Read More

  • Environmental savings from rail and water freight underestimated

    GETTING MORE freight off the road and onto rail and water could significantly reduce road traffic, improve congestion by up to 25% and be better for the environment, according to new research carried out for the Campaign for Better Transport.… Read More

  • Europe’s 2015 vehicle emissions targets achieved ahead of schedule

    NEW VEHICLES sold in 2014 have hit the carbon emissions target for 2015 two years early, emitting 7g of Carbon Dioxide per kilometre less than the 130g target.                       New… Read More

  • Driving Transport Efficiency

    As a leading supplier to the UK foodservice sector, Brakes is passionate about providing an unbeatable level of service to its customers while also operating in the most environmentally friendly way. Whether driving down food miles, responsible sourcing, or reducing… Read More

  • Energy and Logistics

    Brakes, one of the UK’s leading foodservice suppliers, is using a wide variety of solutions to minimise the impact of the business on the environment through increased efficiency and green business practices. Energy consumption:   In 2008 Brakes reduced energy… Read More