Long-standing heavy transport firm Heanor Haulage is closing its haulage arm this month to focus on warehousing and storage. The Ilkeston, Derbyshire company has instructed Malcolm Harrison to auction off its fleet of rigids and artics on 25 March, as well as sell off its customer base, phone book, contacts and contracts. Director David Smitham said: “The company is ceasing trading as a haulage company but continuing to diversify into other markets. “In a nutshell, it’s hard work to make […]
The United Kingdom Warehousing Association (UKWA) has appointed Bibby Distribution’s Tony Mohan as its new chairman, taking over from John Maguire who has held the role since 2011.
Around 1,000 warehouse staff at five Argos DCs are set to strike for 24 hours tomorrow (4 July) in a dispute over terms and conditions, union Unite has claimed.