AK Worthington’s fledgling international division is rapidly gaining momentum, with turnover expected to rise by 50% in the next 12 months, from about £1.2m to £1.8m. The Trafford Park, Manchester-based logistics firm entered the international domain two years ago, MD Julian Richards told MT. Richards said the initial strategy was to create a robust operation by recruiting a core staff of industry professionals, which stands at 10 employees, and spending time in Europe meeting the new business’s logistics partners. “It […]
Palletforce is looking to take advantage of inevitable consolidation in the pallet sector with its new £50m hub, according to chief executive Michael Conroy.
Shropshire-based Maiden’s of Telford has added 16 MANs to its fleet, and plans to double its warehouse’s capacity this year as business confidence continues to soar in the local area.