Success achieved with taste and flexibility

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The family run company Zrnožit d.o.o. has a five-digit TimoCom ID, the smallest customer number in Montenegro – proof that they have been using the transport platform actively for years. At the same time, the production operation for meat products has a long history of using the transport platform as a path to long-term success… Read more

Summertime equals driving bans for the HGVs

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  the summertime equals a maze in regards to plan with all the driving bans all over Europe. And beware, if you do not regard the driving bans, it is an expensive ban, if you are caught driving.   The sun is shining, the days are bright and long and everybody’s planning the summer holidays…. Read more

Brexit, keep calm or panic?

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  First, everybody spoke about the Greexit, now a possible Brexit is knocking on the door of the EU. In two weeks the British will have to decide the future of their country and the relationship with the rest of Europe. Will UK become the first country to leave the European Union of their own… Read more

Strikes in France: A problem for the logistics industry

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  Burning tires, streets blocked by lorries, empty filling stations. The strikes in France, protesting against the planned job market reforms, have been going on for two weeks. And this has consequences: A partial work stop means that filling stations are not receiving deliveries, and the government has had to access strategic fuel reserves. The… Read more

A lorry driver’s tale: Laura is all about style

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  A topic which often arouses some curiosity, even among non-professionals, often scepticism and irony among lorry drivers and some colleagues: Women who choose to become professional HGV drivers. Today we want to have a chat with Laura, a young woman with a strong character and determination. And who works as a lorry driver.  … Read more

Grand opening of the Gotthard Base Tunnel

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Strengthening combined transport in Europe On the 1st of June 2016, after years of planning and many decisions, the time has finally come: the opening ceremony of the Gotthard Base Tunnel in the heart of the Swiss Alps! With 56,978 metres (west tunnel; east tunnel 57,091 metres), the Gotthard Base Tunnel is the longest railway tunnel… Read more

HGV drivers’ patience required from 1 June

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Austria is planning to apply boarder control of 1 June 2016 at the Italian boarder. The alpine country is reacting very consequently to the expectations of more hundred thousands of  refugees who will take the boat trip to Italy and then through Austria. According to the Austrian Minister of Defense this is the reason why… Read more