Moody Logistics is spending half a million pounds to boost productivity at its base in Cramlington, Northumberland. The company is constructing a 12,000ft² addition to its facility at the Bolam Business Park to increase capacity for its cross-deck operations. Currently, Moody undertakes cross-deck loading and unloading of freight in its warehouse, which only allows capacity for one vehicle at a time. The new three-lane, drive-through building, which is due to be completed in the spring, will have the provision to […]
Early reports show London 2012 didn’t result in the hoped-for volume growth for logistics After the expectation, worry and planning, London 2012 has passed into history. Confounding expectations, the organisers delivered and the UK got behind the competition with uncharacteristic fervour. But while we can all take pride from the record medal haul, did this translate into more sorely needed business for Team Road Transport? Nick Matthews, MD of Essex haulier Roadways Container Logistics, said: “While the Olympics was a […]
Pall-Ex has welcomed a trio of new network members off the back of its promise to support hauliers affected by the upcoming closure of UK Pallets.
Gregory Distribution Limited snapped up the business, assets and goodwill of collapsed Oxfordshire firm Interoute Transport Services for just £75,000, according to the firm’s administrators.