A move to a new base to secure the long term future of Northants haulier Route Logistics has been funded with help from a government-backed coronavirus lending scheme. The haulage firm turned to Reach Commercial Finance to help facilitate the relocation to Rothwell when the Covid crisis presented a number of challenges. The broker prepared an application for a coronavirus business interruption loan and from submission to funds received took less than six working days. Amanda Wells, Route Logistics MD, […]
Ocado is opening two more depots this year as it continues with plans to increase capacity in its distribution network.
Rising driver wages and greater use of agency staff to combat recruitment difficulties contributed to a second year of reduced profit for Felixstowe-based container haulier James Kemball.
Widdowson Logistics’ sister company Davis Haulage owed unsecured creditors £4.7m when it was placed into administration just before Christmas.