Supermarket Sweep

Major UK supermarket companies increasingly are turning to rail freight companies to transport their goods over long distances. This article discusses the reasons behind this trend. Companies that are using rail service find that it is reliable and more environmentally conscious than trucking. However, cost and lack of rail connections in some areas are deterrents to a more widespread modal shift.

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  • Accession Number: 01046594
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 1 2007 9:28PM