Boroughbridge, Yorkshire food distribution firm Reed Boardall has been granted planning approval for a 110,000ft² extension to one of its cold stores. A spokeswoman for the company told Motortransport.co.uk the firm had no concrete plan to build the extension, but simply wanted to be ready to expand if necessary. “There are changes in the supply chain, with people shopping more frequently and shopping at smaller stores, which are putting certain pressures on the supply chain in terms of delivering more […]
Wincanton has secured a three-year contract renewal from Total, covering the management of its refinery maintenance warehouse.
UPS has acquired temperature-controlled operator Polar Speed for an undisclosed sum.
Fast-growing Keighley, West Yorkshire haulier McDowell Haulage and Distribution says work will begin shortly on a new 25,000ft2 warehouse in order to keep up with demand. The company, which has contracts to transport school furniture and cosmetics and is also a member of The Pallet Network, opened a new depot in Bellshill in December and earlier this month deliveries began to arrive into another new warehouse in Avonmouth. Now that the firm has been given the green light to construct […]