Delivery firm DX has opened a new depot near Burnley as part of continuing plans to expand its freight division. The 21,000sq ft depot at Altham Industrial Estate, Accrington, increases the division’s footprint in the North West, providing additional capacity for further growth. It also allows DX to enhance service levels to existing customers in the region and provide more localised customer care. The divison specialises in B2B and B2C delivery of irregular dimension and weight freight (IDW). Read more […]
Kuehne + Nagel’s acquisition of international groupage specialist RH Freight in March last year caught many in the industry – including Motor Transport it has to be said – by surprise. But it was all part of the Swiss-owned global logistics business’ long term strategy, as Glenn Lindfield, KN’s senior vice president for contract logistics in North West Europe, tells Steve Hobson Unlike some other logistics firms who spend big money promoting their brands, family-owned Swiss logistics giant Kuehne + […]
Hermes UK has appointed former Culina Group operational excellence and procurement director John Clark (pictured) as its new director of depots.
Maritime Transport has added 100 new-generation Mercedes-Benz Actros tractor units to its fleet – its first order from the manufacturer since 2017.