Leicester-based Premier Logistics has added a second southern site to its rapidly growing operation. The operator, which revealed plans to leave its Meridian Business Park home last month for bigger premises, has acquired the business and assets of collapsed haulier Cobley Transport (Reading). The deal for the Thatcham depot of Cobley Transport (Reading) safeguards around 30 jobs and provides Premier with a second southern staging post with access to the M4 (and M40 corridor). It comes after its purchase last […]
Premier Logistics has won a contract with the Blueberry Group to meet its palletised freight needs.
Pallet-Track will increase its number of members to 80, after recruiting five new hauliers into its pallet network.
Frozen food storage and distribution business Reed Boardall Group says it has extended cold store capacity at its 55-acre site in Boroughbridge, North Yorkshire, to 142,000 pallets with a new 102,000ft² building that incorporates 14 additional loading docks. The new store, which opened in October, has cost the firm around £14m but increases its total pallet capacity by around 30%, said Garry Tilburn, MD of Reed Boardall Cold Storage. “We were struggling for space before,” he admitted. It has been […]