Norbert Dentressangle and Wrings Transport have been prosecuted for a second time after breaching a weight restriction in Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire. The companies were among eight operators hauled before Chippenham magistrates last month after breaking the 18-tonne ban over a bridge in the town, plus a 7.5-tonne weight restriction in nearby Westbury. Both restrictions are monitored by local volunteers under Lorry Watch schemes. Wrings Transport in Gloucestershire was prosecuted in June and then appeared again before Magistrates on November […]
Norbert Dentressangle has reported an “encouraging” increase in revenue for the first nine months of 2013 for its Logistics divison, while its Transport business returned to growth in the third quarter after seeing a fall in income for the previous six months.
Carlsberg UK has submitted plans to open a 640,000ft² DC in Northampton, replacing two sites in the area.
More than 600 Comet staff at 12 UK locations have lost their jobs after the joint administrators axed most of its home delivery operation. The collapse of the high street retailer has so far resulted in almost 900 redundancies while Deloitte continues to search for a buyer for all or parts of the business. The 603 workers of the home delivery division are based at 12 hub locations across the country, including 66 at Skelmersdale, 62 at Coatbridge and 59 […]