Panther Warehousing launched three new services at the Metapack Delivery Conference earlier this week. Although predominantly a two-man delivery firm, its new Solo service will see items too large for mechanical sortation delivered by a single courier to the customer’s home. The second and third new offerings, Deliver and Build and Installation services, see Panther employees assembling and installing the goods in the home after delivering them. Last year Panther told Motortransport.co.uk it was planning to launch a Sunday delivery […]
Argos is installing Microlise’s telematics hardware across its two-man home delivery fleet.
Norbert Dentressangle has reported higher-than-usual demand for storage space within its shared user network in recent months, suggesting it could be indicative of an upturn in the economy.
Hicks Logistics has moved into warehousing after the acquisition of a 20,000ft² industrial unit next to its Caldicot base on the Severn Bridge Industrial Estate. The company hopes the diversification will boost its annual turnover from £7.5m to around the £10m mark, and has taken on ten more staff taking its team to 80.