Maritime Transport has taken delivery of six Lawrence David curtain-sided trailers in Decathlon livery. Maritime has been working with Decathlon since October 2013 and has a depot situated close to the retailer’s NDC in Brackmills, Northampton. Servicing a number of Midlands and Northern stores, the partners said the trailers demonstrate “an ongoing commitment to work together for the foreseeable future”. Dave Boomer, MD at Maritime Transport – Distribution, said: “Decathlon are a key partner for the growth of our […]
Kitchenware retailer Lakeland is to spend £10m expanding its DC in Cumbria by 50% to provide additional capacity to match expected sales growth in the UK and abroad. The company celebrated record sales in 2012 and is looking to add to its 60-strong high street presence in the UK in the coming years, as well as opening shops abroad. With e-commerce sales averaging double digit growth year-on-year at present, it has decided to sign off on a project to expand […]
A slew of changes to business travel in the last few months means fleet managers need to review their vehicle lease contracts to make them suitable for the “new normal”, according to software specialists FleetCheck.