Jack Richards & Son has won a deal to look after distribution for Jiffy Packaging. Having worked together on a partial contract for the last three years, the haulier has now secured the contract in full, which went live at the start of this month. The three-year deal sees Jack Richards providing transport nationwide for the manufacturer that has a head office and production facility in Winsford, Cheshire and a network of DCs across the UK. To service the contract, […]
Kings Lynn-based Ge-Be Transport has joined the Palletways network, taking over the Norfolk area previously covered by failed firm Heathcliff Haulage.
Turners (Soham) has purchased 80% of haulier Jack Richards & Son, in a move that sees it enter the general haulage market for the first time.
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 […]