The Fortec Distribution Network has become a signatory of the Armed Forces Covenant as part of its commitment to supporting military veterans. The covenant focuses on helping members of the armed forces community have the same access to government and commercial services and products as any other citizen. Adrian Bradley, MD of Fortec, which employees ex-service personnel, said: “This is the perfect way to recognise the contribution that military veterans make to Fortec, as well as the fabric of British […]
Pallet network Fortec has said its members will benefit from the opening of parent group Geodis’ hub in Northampton.
Lancashire’s Ainsworth & Martin has become North West Logistics, relocating from its Preston home to a new site in Accrington. Fortec-member Ainsworth & Martin acquired North West Logistics some two years ago. The complementary businesses had been run separately, but after a £100,000 investment in the Accrington facility, Ainsworth & Martin joined its stablemate at Altham Business Estate this summer. North West Logistics’ modern site contains a 25,000ft² warehouse with Comah-certified hazardous goods store. Having both businesses on one site […]