Farrall’s Transport has invested £3.5m in a new 81,000ft² food grade facility in Deeside to tap into a predicted boost in port-centric logistics from the opening of the Liverpool SuperPort next year. The new warehouse will be operational by January 2015 and complements an existing 80,000ft² DC on the same Deeside Industrial Estate, which the Cheshire firm added is also near the M56 and M6 motorways. MD Mike Farrall said the new warehouse is a major investment for the company. […]
Pallet network sector “needs structural change” to move to the next level, says Palletforce’s Conroy
“Structural change” is required in the UK pallet network sector if it is to mature and continue to provide benefits to both customers and members, Palletforce chief executive Michael Conroy has warned.
Palletforce members EDS Couriers, Stones Distribution and Griffins Logistics have all expanded their depot facilities.
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.