Two man delivery group Panther Warehousing plans to launch a Sunday delivery service later this year, following a successful take up of the Saturday service the group launched in 2013. Over the two years since its implementation, demand for Saturday deliveries has grown by 135%, so MD Colin McCarthy said moving into Sundays was the next logical step. He said: “Even we were surprised by how quickly our Saturday service took off, which suggested there was a huge pent-up demand […]
Logistics firms have won millions of pounds in new and extended contracts this year from retailers and manufacturers based in the UK and beyond. Here is Motortransport.co.uk’s top 10 contract wins of 2012. Ceva Logistics wins five year Silentnight home delivery contract In June, Ceva revealed that it had won a five-year contract delivering beds for Silentnight Group, taking over from three separate logistics companies. It will make over 70,000 deliveries a year from Silentnight’s manufacturing plants in Cumbria and […]
Arrow XL has announced two senior appointments as part of its strategic growth plans.
DHL has launched a smartphone app for drivers and subcontractors which sends real time data and PoD information back to base.