Keeping every aspect of the business in-house gives Wren Kitchens maximum control, optimises consistency and identifies opportunities for continuous improvement. The company introduced a number of game-changing initiatives that delivered tangible customer benefits as well as significant commercial and operational gains. Despite 2020 being a year when safety, compliance and continuity took centre stage, the FORS-accredited operator assessed, employed and trained an unprecedented 123 new drivers in four months to manage a spike in orders. Highlights included: • 99.95% delivery on-time-in-full […]
Warwickshire-based MAK Couriers was named company of the year at Transport Exchange Group’s thirteenth annual Transport Awards.
MT Awards 2020: Boxing clever by Wren Kitchens knocked out judges in Business Excellence Award sponsored by Hireco
It’s a measure of Wren Kitchens’ success that when MT catches up with head of transport operations Lee Holmes for a chat, he’s busy planning the company’s expansion into the US.
With the addition of Nelson Distribution and Steve Porter Transport to the Knights of Old portfolio, the larger brand was becoming increasingly diluted. The organisation therefore decided to move to a new three-letter name – KNP – to offer a more international appeal while maintaining each individual brand’s distribution identity. The group realised it needed to move with the times, but the new brand needed to feel familiar, as if it had evolved from Knights of Old. It also needed […]