Countrywide Freight Group has sourced and opened a new depot in just eight weeks to meet a major client’s urgent request for a dedicated logistics operation to service the Dudley, Walsall and Wolverhampton areas. The 21,927ft² site on the Pensett Estate in Kingswinford is Countrywide Freight’s ninth depot. The firm’s other depots are in Manchester, London, Melton Mowbray, Gateshead, Rhyl, Llandrindod Wells, County Antrim and Dublin. Speaking to Motortransport.co.uk, Mike Crookes, Countrywide Freight commercial and marketing director, said: “One of […]
Kenyon Haulage has joined the Fortec Distribution Network, covering the Blackburn, Blackpool and PR postcodes for the pallet network.
Foulger Transport and Transol Logistics have joined the Palletways pallet network.
Walkers Transport has been appointed main haulier for SD Parr in a deal that will see it move around 2,000 pallets per year for the glaced fruits and bakery products distributor. Leeds-based Walkers secured the contract with Barnsley-based SD Parr after a competitive tender and will be responsible for storing and delivering SD Parr’s products throughout the country. John Pedley, MD at SD Parr, said that Walkers’ network, warehousing facilities and IT system meet its business needs. “We see Walkers […]