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 […]
Independent freight forwarder and Palletways member, International Forwarding (IFL), has opened a third storage facility in the Midlands.
The Unite union has accused DFDS of using Covid-19 as an excuse to make dozens of redundancies in its Immingham workforce and reduce overtime rates, potentially affecting freight routes.