“I’m sat looking at an old Commercial Motor cover from 2010”, says Elddis Transport MD Nigel Cook. “There’s a big picture of an Elddis truck on it with the words ‘collaboration is key to success’. Nothing has changed.” Collaboration, Cook firmly believes, is “imperative” to surviving in the haulage industry; a belief he said was behind the decision to get behind the wheel of a new transport consortium called the High Cube Network. The network, which is a collaboration between […]
DPD Group is rebranding its B2B-focused Interlink Express to improve brand consistency within the UK.
MT Top 100 company Lloyd Fraser has marked its 25th anniversary as a business with a series of events and a new livery for 10 of its milk tankers. The newly liveried tankers operate from three sites in Dalton, Yorkshire; Milborne St Andrew, Dorset; and Four Crosses in Powys. Co-founder and MD Neil McConchie has also conducted a whistle-stop tour of the company’s network describing the milestone as something “we all should be very proud of” in a sector that […]
Lancashire’s Ainsworth & Martin has become North West Logistics, relocating from its Preston home to a new site in Accrington. Fortec-member Ainsworth & Martin acquired North West Logistics some two years ago. The complementary businesses had been run separately, but after a £100,000 investment in the Accrington facility, Ainsworth & Martin joined its stablemate at Altham Business Estate this summer. North West Logistics’ modern site contains a 25,000ft² warehouse with Comah-certified hazardous goods store. Having both businesses on one site […]