DPD has invested £10.2m in opening six new or expanded depots in response to growing parcel volumes. Additional depots in Radlett, Lincoln and Liverpool have been added to the network, while capacity at existing facilities in Reading, Feltham and Dartford (pictured) has been expanded. It will open 36,000ft² facilities in Dartford, Reading, Radlett and Feltham and 27,500ft² depots in Liverpool and Lincoln. Over 250 new jobs will be created across the new and expanded sites, with many depots relieving pressure […]
Parcel and carrier manager Global Freight Solutions (GFS) has opened a northern consolidation depot in Warrington, a new head office and moved into its first overseas office in Athens.
Abbey Logistics made it a double whammy at last night’s MT Awards, picking up Haulier of the Year and Business Excellence Awards – also joining an exclusive club of just three other firms who have won Haulier of the Year twice. Innovations included the development of a twin-cargo trailer, capable of carrying liquid and palletised goods, and encouraging young people into the industry via their MD’s Think Logistics initiative. The judges said: “This company has a clear vision and knows […]