Panther Logistics has ordered 44 new SDC curtainsider trailers from Hireco as growth at the premium, two-man delivery firm continues to escalate. The trailers, which come as a contract hire package deal, will be delivered in Panther’s new corporate livery. Guy Burgess (pictured left), logistics director at Panther Warehousing, said the two-man delivery business had enjoyed steady growth driven by growing online demand which has seen the firm make up to 6,000 deliveries a day with orders taken up to […]
DPD has announced 6,000 new UK jobs and a major infrastructure investment in response to the “unprecedented boom in online shopping” caused by Covid-19.
Two-man delivery firm Panther has invested £1m in new vehicles and premises to handle increased demand from new contracts. As a result from changing its model from general haulage to next day two-man delivery in 2010, it has attracted£9m in new business this year, including homeware retailers such as Bathstore, TC office furniture and Worldstores. To handle the increase in volumes it has taken on 45 Luton-bodied Renault vans this year and plans to add another 30 to its fleet […]
Gist has taken delivery of 50 reefer trailers from its preferred supplier TIP Trailer Services.