Hicks Logistics is celebrating 40 years in business with a £30m contract renewal with powered access specialist UK Platforms. The five-year deal puts the icing on the cake for the Caldicot, south Wales-based logistics company, which will supply more than 40 semi low-loaders and rigid beavertails for use by UK Platforms throughout its national depot network. MD Terry Hicks said: “This year we are celebrating 40 years of trading so we are delighted at this time to, once again, be […]
Wincanton has been awarded a five year contract expansion with Morrisons, handling the logistics for its convenience stores in the North.
Stobart Group’s Biomass division has won a contract to supply up to 1 million tonnes of biomass fuel per year to Greensphere Capital, to feed its existing and future power plants.
Two-man delivery firm Panther has invested £1m in new vehicles and premises to handle increased demand from new contracts. As a result from changing its model from general haulage to next day two-man delivery in 2010, it has attracted£9m in new business this year, including homeware retailers such as Bathstore, TC office furniture and Worldstores. To handle the increase in volumes it has taken on 45 Luton-bodied Renault vans this year and plans to add another 30 to its fleet […]