News distribution specialist CM Downton has secured its first contract with Connect Group’s Smiths News. Smiths News, sister company to Tuffnells Parcel Express, has a 55% market share of the news distribution industry. Downton’s contract with the group will see the operator perform multiple daily trunks of magazines between a Smiths News magazine hub in Hemel Hempstead and depots in Stevenage and Hornsey. Downton said its experience in the print sector helped it secure the deal in a competitive tender. […]
CM Downton has won a £15m contract from Bibby Distribution, transporting goods for insulation manufacturer Isover UK.
CM Downton has 0rdered 180 Cartwright trailers to service existing business and provide additional capacity for growth.
CM Downton is opening a new office and warehouse following growth this year.