Celebrating five years of urban logistics best practice
Freight in the City Expo is back at Alexandra Palace, London on 6 November bringing you an exciting agenda focused on the key trends in the realm of urban deliveries.
Policy-makers, vehicle experts and leading freight operators will share their insight with delegates and generate lively debate to help solve the challenges and share best practice on city logistics. Topics will range from zero-emission zones through to autonomous last-mile deliveries and smarter ways to transport goods, from the smallest parcels to the largest aggregates.
A brand-new seminar theatre will this year take delegates right to the heart of the exhibition zone, where there will be ample opportunity to check out the latest clean and safe vehicle technology. There will also be some exciting new urban delivery vehicles making their UK debut at the event, so you can be first in the industry to chat with the manufacturers and explore their potential. We do hope to see you there, so make sure to register today for your free place!
Alexandra Palace, London, N22 7AY
Wednesday 6 November
Opening hours: 09.00 - 17.00
Countdown to Freight in the City
Freight in the City Expo took place on 6 November 2018 at Alexandra Palace, London and attracted nearly 1,000 visitors interested in sustainable urban logistics.
A packed seminar programme highlighted the key challenges associated with city deliveries, whilst the exhibition featured over 60 exhibitors showcasing the latest vehicles, technology and equipment to enable urban deliveries to be made cleanly, safely, quietly and efficiently.
Last year a packed seminar programme provided a forum to debate the challenges and explore the opportunities that continue to emerge in the urban logistics sector. Key topics for the 2018 programme included:
- Emission Control - We explored how air quality policy will affect the urban freight sector, with a look at clean air zones, zero-emission cities and vehicle trends emerging in the UK and around the world
- Inspiring Change - Visitors heard from operators about successful urban logistics initiatives already reaping safety, emissions and efficiency benefits
- Planning Ahead - The final session looked at infrastructure, planning and collaboration as the key ingredients to improving freight flows across urban areas
To view the speaker presentations from this year's seminar programme click here.
There were some great new products and services on show at Freight in the City Expo 2018.
Making it's first ever UK appearance, the Renault Trucks MasterZE L2H2 panel van proved quite the talking point for urban operators. Volvo trucks used the Expo as the UK launchpad for its new FE-Electric, designed for zero-emission refuse collection and urban distribution duties. Scania showcased its latest urban truck range including the new L-series that features a high level of visibility from its cab and achieves the maximum five-star rating under London's interim Direct Vision standard.
To see who exhibited at last year's show click here.
Last year’s Freight in the City Expo attracted around 1,000 visitors who came to see over 60 exhibitors showcasing the very latest vehicles, technology and equipment to enable urban deliveries to be made cleanly, safely, quietly and efficiently.
To view the 2018 photo gallery click here.
With a great turning circle and a small footprint, our Goupil Range are bang on the money for city use. Freight in the City was the obvious place to take them. It’s a great place to meet with the industry and our customers.