Boughey Distribution has received high grades for its warehouses and premises following audits for the BRC Global Standard for Storage and Distribution accreditation. Its ambient 238,000sq ft warehouse on Crewe Commercial Park (pictured) attained a ‘double A’ standard while, in an unannounced audit, the company’s 48-acre site in Wardle was awarded an ‘A+’ standard. The BRC standard recognises best practice and facilitates a process of continual improvement through risk-based product safety management systems. Boughey said 2020 had been “an exceptional […]
RHA and FTA say Transport Committee report on driver shortage is “fair reflection” of industry’s issues
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Royal Mail has started construction of a new parcel hub in the Midlands as it capitalises on its profitable parcels business.
A shortage of warehousing space in the UK boosted Howard Tenens’ turnover and pre-tax profit in its last economic year, due to the operator’s significant property holdings and an increase in demand.