Prestons of Potto transport manager Jack Preston has launched a fund raising drive in honour of David Preston, who died last month. The JustGiving Page in Memory of David Preston is raising funds for Teesside Hospice, described by Jack Preston, David’s nephew, as “truly fantastic” at a very upsetting time. The entry reads: “This page is set up in memory of David Preston who sadly passed away on 13th March 2019 at the age of 56. “A short while ago, […]
Harlequin Logistics has won a contract with Tate & Lyle Sugars to distribute stock from the manufacturer’s Silvertown, East London production site to warehouses across the UK.
Haulage consortium Harlequin Logistics has signed five new contracts so far this year, and expects to close 2013 with turnover in excess of £10m.
Harlequin Logistics is now running about a dozen 15.65m trailers on its Kellogg’s operation, as part of the government’s 10-year trial of longer semi-trailers. Four of the five members of the year-old haulier consortium – Currie European, John Raymond Transport, Jack Richards & Son and Prestons of Potto – are running the longer trailers for the cereal giant, shipping loads from Manchester throughout the UK. The 3.04m-high SDC Trailers can carry 60 pallets rather than the normal 52, said Currie’s […]