Advanced Supply Chain plans to begin a freight forwarding operation serving China, which it hopes will open up the country for British businesses. The new plans will extend its existing relationship with Chinese logistics provider Sinotrans and provide import and export at the Pinhu Logistics Centre in Shenzhen, South China, which is operated by Sinotrans. The service, due to begin in 2014, will also offer transport to and from Hong Kong, as the warehouse is close to the Huanggang Port. […]
The Woodland Group – parent company to Woodland Logistics – has signed a three year contract with automotive aftermarket supplier Comma Oil and Chemicals.
Norbert Dentressangle and the UK arm of customer Mitsubishi Electric Europe have jointly purchased a Daf LF Hybrid. The 12-tonne diesel/electric hybrid has joined the operator’s dedicated distribution fleet, which moves large industrial air conditioning units, Ecodan heating systems, spare parts and instruction manuals, for Mitsubishi Electric Europe. Norbert Dentressangle has handled UK distribution for the manufacturer since 2008, and typically handles 300 orders per day with a mix of vehicles from 7.5-tonne to 18-tonne delivering the palletised goods. The […]
Bradford-based Advanced Supply Chain has continued to grow turnover, revealing a revenue boost of nearly 15% to £31.7m for the year ended 30 June 2013 (2012: £27.6m).