Warwickshire-based MAK Couriers was named company of the year at Transport Exchange Group’s thirteenth annual Transport Awards. The group welcomed more than 300 industry professionals to the the ceremony, held last week at the St Johns Hotel, Solihull, where it recognised the achievements of its 3,500 member haulier and courier businesses. Other winners included Amrik Bains, who was named owner driver of the year, and eCity Couriers UK, which took home the new member of the year award. Simpex Express […]
DPD’s Predict delivery service has won a Queen’s Award for Enterprise in the Innovation category.
DFDS In 2019 DFDS Cold Chain excelled in every aspect of its business thanks to a commitment at all levels to consistently exceeding customers’ expectations. With 240 staff, up from 170 in 2018, and a fleet of 398 trucks and trailers operating from six depots from Cheshire to the Suffolk coast DFDS Cold Chain distributes chilled and frozen foods for major customers including all the large supermarkets. Last year it achieved a 35% rise in turnover and a 55% boost […]
DAF XF Having won the title twice in the past four years, it is no surprise to see the DAF XF again on the shortlist. What makes the XF such a good fleet truck? One of our panel of operators summed it up: “Best purchase price, best back up, good driver appeal, fuel performance which is consistent with its competitors, good parts availability and conservative development over a long period of time meaning that in-house maintenance is still an option.” […]