Tesco will offer customers a same-day online grocery delivery service across the UK by the end of August. The supermarket group launched same-day grocery delivery in London and the South East in 2014. It is now extending the service to more than 300 stores across the UK, covering more than 99% of UK households. As part of the service, customers can order by 1pm to have their shopping delivered from 7pm onwards and receive an unlimited number of items. The […]
Fuel distribution and transport giant Hoyer Petrolog has instigated a major restructuring in response to declining demand for diesel and petrol and the rise in alternative fuels.
Tesco has strengthened its zero-emission home delivery fleet with the addition of 30 new fully-electric refrigerated vans, equipped with E-200 units from Thermo King.
Frozen food storage and distribution business Reed Boardall Group says it has extended cold store capacity at its 55-acre site in Boroughbridge, North Yorkshire, to 142,000 pallets with a new 102,000ft² building that incorporates 14 additional loading docks. The new store, which opened in October, has cost the firm around £14m but increases its total pallet capacity by around 30%, said Garry Tilburn, MD of Reed Boardall Cold Storage. “We were struggling for space before,” he admitted. It has been […]