Frozen food specialist Yearsley Logistics is celebrating its 60th anniversary this year. The firm, which is now based in Heywood, Lancashire, started in 1955 on a farm in Rochdale. It is still owned by the Yearsley family and led by MD Harry Yearsley.The Yearsley Group turned over £174m in 2014, more or less equally split between its two divisions – Logistics and Food. The Logistics division, headed by logistics director Tim Moran (pictured, with a special Yearsley anniversary liveried vehicle), […]
Carrier Transicold has hailed the future of refrigerated trailer technology with the launch of a fully autonomous, all-electric reefer trailer system.
Willmotts Transport in Shepton Mallet has added 30 Tiger Trailer curtainsiders to its fleet, as well as a smaller quantity of single-temperature reefers.
Yearsley Group has introduced a new global logistics and freight-forwarding service. The group says it can now offer customers a complete logistics operation from pick-up overseas (via partners) and import via air or sea, to delivery through its UK distribution network. The Lancashire firm says the new service will enhance its domestic port-side collection and delivery operation. It anticipates high demand from its UK manufacturing customers wishing to reduce the number of operators they use throughout a product’s journey. Tim […]