Harbour Transport joined the Fortec Distribution Network just in time to adapt its business to the impact of Covid-19, the Poole-based haulier has revealed. The company became an official member of the pallet network on the eve of the country’s pandemic lockdown, which saw it lose its main workload overnight due to shop closures. However, the loss was offset by the company’s Fortec membership which ensured revenues were maintained. Owner and MD David Buik, who runs the company with transport […]
Specialist HGV training firm PB Transport Solutions has entered liquidation following the outbreak of the COVID-19 virus.
Pallet network Fortec has achieved The Investors in Excellence Standard. It joins the likes of DHL Supply Chain within the road transport sector, and professional services firm PricewaterhouseCoopers, credit checker Experian and manufacturer Bombardier beyond. The standard is a framework to help businesses assess their performance and improve it. Ian Nield, chief executive of Investors in Excellence, said: “We have been hugely impressed with the attitude and commitment shown by Fortec Distribution Network to achieving the Investors in Excellence standard.” […]
Davies Turner has donated 25 pallets of Hunter Boot’s women’s wellingtons to the London Ambulance Service to help protect staff during the COVID-19 pandemic.