APC Overnight will deliver the Motor Transport Awards entries to Leicester, for two days of judging this week. Representatives from the industry will judge the awards entries tomorrow (24 April) and Thursday at the Hilton in Leicester. You can book your table at the Motor Transport Awards now, by visiting the Motor Transport Awards website.
United Biscuits has taken delivery of 20 tri-axle longer semi-trailers from Cartwright. The own-account operator, known for brands such as KP Nuts, Jaffa Cakes and McVities, is running the 15.6m curtainsiders from its DC in Ashby de la Zouche, Leicestershire. The rear command-steer trailers are painted in six different liveries and have insulated load bearing curtains to protect their chocolate products. Rob Wright, United Biscuits UK and Ireland logistics controller, said: “We can now get 60 pallets on these longer […]
APC Overnight has reported larger parcel volumes this year as well as a greater uplift on its busiest day, after seeing increases in both turnover and pre-tax profit last year.