Building products manufacturer Timloc has chosen Norbert Dentressangle to manage its nationwide distribution for two years. Norbert will collect loads on a day one for day two basis from Timloc’s site in Goole, East Yorkshire, using its fleet of Euro-5 trucks and curtain-sided trailers. The operator will then distribute products such as access panels and cavity trays to builders merchants and construction sites across the UK using its dedicated fleet and shared user network. Timloc logistics and standards manager, Mal […]
Hermes chief executive Carole Woodhead has revealed some of its expansion plans for 2014, as it wins a new contract with jewellery retailer Cadenzza.
Northern-Ireland rental and leasing firm Hireco has bought 400 new trailers from SDC for £8m, adding the assets to £4.6m of trailers it has purchased from Krone, Schmitz Cargobull and Dennison.
Wincanton says it “regrets” Unite’s call to members to reject proposals over tanker driver terms and conditions, and is hopeful that its drivers will recognise the progress made during the past eight days of negotiations between fuel distribution firms and union chiefs by voting to end the long-running dispute. The company says the new proposals are a positive step in bringing the wider industry up to the same high standards of training, health and safety provided by the six tanker […]