Boughey Distribution said September and October were the busiest two months in the company’s trading history. The Cheshire-based firm reported “unprecedented” storage volumes and deliveries during the period, triggered by the Covid-19 crisis, Brexit planning and Halloween and Christmas stockholding. With a focus on food logistics, Boughey said it had prospered during the pandemic and had recruited more drivers and warehouse operatives. It also fitted out and opened a new 37,000-pallet warehouse located in Crewe (pictured), a short distance away […]
Lenham Storage enjoyed a ‘successful’ year’s trading in the 12 months to 31 August 2015, but the driver shortage remained a challenge.
The haulage industry fared better than most UK sectors during the second quarter of the year, with a slowdown much less pronounced than elsewhere, according to official figures.
The London Lorry Control Scheme has been suspended in order to ease the passage of goods into shops and supermarkets.