Delivery firm DX Group has opened a new security control room as part of a £10m expansion programme. The group, which returned to profitability last year, is also planning to open six new depots this year – three for DX Freight and three for DX Express. The security control room, at Tipton in the West Midlands, centralises the monitoring of CCTV, alarms and access controls across all of DX’s sites to increase the security of the group’s entire network. The […]
Operators should not underestimate the effect the Paralympics will have on deliveries over the next 10 days. James Hookham, MD of policy and communications at the Freight Transport Association, says: “We are treating the Paralympics as seriously as the Olympics and will be providing our members with the same level of support.” Despite running for a shorter period than the Olympics and using fewer venues, the Paralympics are expected to draw in a record number of visitors. Hugh Basham, transport […]
Pall-Ex has said it is set to roll a ‘through the night service’ out across selected urban areas in the UK after its success running the service in London.
Palletways has launched a £200,000 hub in Bristol as part of its strategy to drive growth through regional expansion.