Lancashire operator FDC (Holdings) has expanded into a new DC near Preston. FDC, which specialises in palletised distribution, storage and fulfilment, has acquired Unit 330 at Walton Summit Centre for an undisclosed seven-figure sum. As well as serving as a second warehouse and DC, the company also plans to turn the site into a business hub by leasing a significant part of the 306,766ft² building to other firms. MD Peter Allen (pictured, left) said: “This purchase gives us a great […]
Basildon-based EDG Group has taken over fellow TPN member Enterprise Freight and Transport Services.
Scania (GB) has won an order for at least 2,250 trucks from Consortium Purchasing, an operation led by William Stobart, executive chairman of Greenwhitestar Acquisitions (which owns Eddie Stobart, The Pallet Network and iForce), and Allan Jenkinson (owner of A W Jenkinson Forest Products).
Pallet network residential deliveries have risen to unprecedented levels during the Covid-19 pandemic, according to the Association of Pallet Networks (APN).