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Business Interruption Insurance during COVID-19   
Has your insurance company denied your claim for business interruption insurance during COVID-19?  If so, Susan Hopcraft from lawyers Wright Hassall explains the legal position.             

COVID-19 - latest news

European Commission: Coronavirus - Commission proposes €3 billion macro-financial assistance package to support ten neighbouring countries

Weekly currency market updates from Hawk FX


Walking with Shakespeare and Newton

Edward Miles has a family moving history going back generations Steve Jordan interviews Edward Miles, a 28-year-old mover from London who has taken a positive view of the COVID-19 lockdown and made his company better for the experience.

A return to sail power

Norsepower CEO and co-founder Tuomas Riski Norsepower is introducing wind power back to the shipping industry to reduce fuel consumption, reduce environmental emissions and reduce transit times.

Don’t take risks with compliance after Brexit

Lloyd FirthWith borders being more difficult to negotiate following Brexit, Lloyd Firth from law firm WilmerHale warns against the temptation of facilitation payments.

The Age of Acceleration and The Exponential Blindspot

Ray daSilvaRay daSilva looks at the concept of exponential growth, how it affects all our lives and how it will continue to do so.

Sale and leasebacks: sacrifice or a saviour?

James Polo-Richards, Wright HassallJames Polo-Richards of Wright Hassall Solicitors looks at sale and leaseback strategy for property and how it can play a major role in fundraising efforts.

Working from home with Teams

Matt Rhodes,  Quiss TechnologyMatt Rhodes from Quiss Technology looks at the benefits of using Microsoft Teams to help employees work from home.

For the record

Karen TruebodyThe retention of company records is not a choice, it’s a requirement. Throughout the world, governments require corporations to keep their accounting records for specified periods, in some cases up to 10 years, but that’s only half the story.


The White & Co Mystery Mover

Well done to Ben Scheiner from Global Relocations Limited in London for correctly spotting Santiago Bosche from Lift-Van International in Buenos Aires playing pool last month. This time, who is proudly showing off their portraits? If you know you will be in with a chance of winning A White and Company Red and Black watch.


          White & Co Mystery Mover



Broughton Removals crowned Scottish Family Business of the Year

Broughton Removals founder Sonny Munro, with daughter Jo and son KrisEdinburgh-based Broughton Removals has capped its 50th year of service by being crowned Scottish Family Business of the Year at the National Family Business Awards organised by Family Business United (FBU).

Bullet Express CEO David McCutcheon joins UKWA board

David McCutcheon David McCutcheon, Chief Executive Officer of Bullet Express, was confirmed as a new member of the UK Warehousing Association (UKWA) Management Board at the Association’s Annual General Meeting, held on 26 June.

US Military HHG contract confirmed with TEAM ARC

The US Military household goods contract has now been confirmed as awarded to Team ARC, the American Roll On Roll Off Carrier Group, of Parsippany, New Jersey.

Suddath in top 10 Best Places to Work in IT

Leading global transportation, relocation and logistics company Suddath has been named as one of the Insider Pro and IDG’s Computerworld 2020 Best Places to Work in IT. The annual award recognises the top 100 places to work for IT professionals.

Matthieu Odijk advises Danish expats

Matthieu OdijkMF Interlogistics in Denmark has teamed up with Danes Worldwide, an organisation that provides education and advisory services to Danish expats and Danes returning home.

UK Traffic Commissioners update advice to operators

The UK traffic commissioners (TCs) have updated their advice for operators during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Aulina joins FIDI Board

Aulina Mithal SoodAulina Mithal Sood from Star Worldwide Group in India has become the first Asian woman to be elected to the FIDI Board.

COVID-19: Heavy vehicle testing to restart in UK

The DVSA (Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency) has announced it will resume testing for heavy vehicles in the UK from 4 July.

DAF Trucks announces new Advanced Emergency Braking System

DAF introduces advanced autonomous braking as standardTo further increase vehicle and road safety, DAF Trucks has introduced an improved AEBS system for its complete range of LF, CF and XF models: AEBS-3.

Altair Global Announces Anita Meyer as vice president for Belgium

Anita MeyerGlobal mobility management company Altair Global has announced the appointment of Anita Meyer as vice president for Belgium, based at the company’s Brussels office.

UTA launches toll processing in Bulgaria for all vehicle categories

UTA Karteneinsatz am Terminal5_European fuel and service card provider UTA has added Bulgaria to its toll service portfolio.


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Cash rules

There is a side of the COVID-19 pandemic that bothers me as we begin to emerge, blinking into the post pandemic world: cash.  I can imagine, as companies began to shut down a few weeks ago, the cries of CFOs worldwide to “pay nobody”, until the crisis is over. I can see that makes perfect sense from a purely accounting point of view.  But this seems to me to be bigger than that.

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