Fowler Welch has bought 56 Schmitz Cargobull reefers for its food delivery operations, replacing older vehicles. The new trailers will be used to move ambient, fresh and frozen products on multi-drop work, seven days a week from nine depots. They include extra buffer protection under the rear doors, multifunctional PIEK floors for low noise loading and unloading and greater internal widths providing the flexibility to transport different loads in one trailer. Paul Allera, head of fleet at Fowler Welch, said: […]
Food distribution specialist Fowler Welch more than doubled its operating profit in the first half of the current financial year, its interim report shows.
The agricultural transport sector has fared better than others during the recession with the help of rigorous cost control and by constantly seeking to add value. Louise Cole reports The agricultural sector is performing strongly, despite a highly competitive marketplace – but the goal for operators in future will be ensuring they occupy a spot in the market where they can add value to the supply chain. The crops and produce markets fared better through the recession than many sectors […]
Fowler Welch has won a full supply chain contract with Delamere Dairy to handle its Marks & Spencer (M&S) volumes.