North West hauliers Farrall’s Transport and Fagan & Whalley have officially launched a 4PL joint-venture, FF&W, off the back of an additional contract win with construction materials manufacturer Knauf Insulation. Ahead of the latest contract, Chester-based Farrall’s and Padhiam, Lancashire-based Fagan & Whalley were already transporting glass fibre roof insulation and rock mineral wool cavity insulation for Knauf via its factories in St Helens and Queensferry for onwards distribution. This was done under the FF&W banner but after securing a […]
Farrall’s Transport has appointed Jim Perry (pictured) as its new MD, following a restructure of its senior management team.
Norbert Dentressangle (ND) has promoted former change director John Williams to the role of director of its shared user business unit. Williams, who has worked in the past for Keystone Distribution, Random House Group and Christian Salvesen joined ND less than a year ago. He takes on responsibility for a portfolio of 10-shared user warehouses totalling 2.5 million ft². The network includes the Perishables Handling Centre at Heathrow Airport, which ND says is Europe’s largest chilled airfreight handling centre, as […]
Fagan & Whalley revealed strong growth in both group turnover and profit in its latest financial results, including a healthy contribution from its joint venture with Farrall’s Transport.