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), […]
Yearsley Logistics has secured permission for an extension to its Newark site that will boost storage by 30,000 pallets.
Yearsley Logistics has put 35 additional Schmitz Cargobull refrigerated trailers into operation.
Culina has won a new distribution contract with Bute Island Foods to transport its vegan Sheese product to wholesalers and retailers across the UK. The food firm originally ran its Sheese distribution operation from Scotland, however, it decided it would be able to reach a wider market more effectively by switching to a logistics provider with national capabilities and a stronger southern presence. Temperature-controlled specialist Culina will manage the new contract from its Stafford hub, with stock brought into the […]