One-Hour Grocery Delivery Service Grocemania Announces Nationwide Rollout.

* Now operational in London, Brighton and Bristol…* Newcastle, Birmingham and Manchester to be added by July* Nationwide service already available for next-day delivery fresh produce boxes* Local and independent businesses given lifeline amidst coronavirus pandemic Grocery delivery service Grocemania is expanding into new regions across the UK amidst huge demand during the coronavirus lockdown. […]

Pallets To Palates – Britain’s Ever-Changing Taste Buds.

From shopping to home-eating, UK foodie habits are on the move… Britain’s taste buds are increasingly on the move in terms of changing palates, places and pace of life, according to collated research from an international business specialising in pallet distribution of food and fresh goods from the farm to the fork. Although increased by […]

Oakland International Extends Contract Packing Capabilities.

Ethical family business and multi temperature supply chain solutions, distribution and logistics provider, Oakland International, is hoping to attain improved efficiencies following major investment in its core contract packing and coding capabilities. Speaking about the rationale behind their investment, Oakland International Strategic Development Manager Pete Vaughan said: “The primary customer and retail partner benefits derived […]

Food Logistics Names Eric Prieur As Its 2020 “Champion Of The Year”.

Food Logistics, the only publication exclusively dedicated to covering the movement of product through the global food supply chain, has named Eric Prieur, Carrier Transicold & Refrigeration Systems’ former director of Cold Chain Sustainability, as its 2020 Champion of the year. The award was given posthumously in remembrance of Prieur and in recognition of his […]

Steve Strong To Head Up MFS’s Growing Parts Business.

As part of its planned sales expansion programme, leading commercial vehicle company Marshall Fleet Solutions has announced the arrival of temperature-controlled industry specialist Steve Strong in the position of Parts Sales Manager at the Cambridge based company. In his new role at MFS, Steve is now responsible for the ‘over-the-counter’ sales of spare parts and […]

Schmitz Cargobull’s New Cooling Unit Makes Its UK Debut With DWP & Sons.

International transport firm DWP & Sons has become the first operator in the UK to incorporate Schmitz Cargobull’s latest technology to its fleet, adding 17 new tri-axle reefers fitted with the manufacturer’s most efficient cooling unit. The new S.CU refrigeration unit is 50kg lighter than its predecessor and 10 per cent more fuel efficient, without […]

Star Refrigeration Helps Lineage Logistics Meet Soaring Demand For Frozen Foods.

Star Refrigeration, the UK’s leading industrial refrigeration engineering company, has completed the manufacture and install of a new cold store facility for Lineage Logistics at their new site in Great Haddon, near Peterborough. This project consists of 15,000 pallet spaces of frozen warehouse capacity supporting Lineage’s plan for growth and the industry’s need for consolidation. […]

Krone ‘Take 5’ To Ireland’s Prestigious Fleet Transport Awards.

Once again, Krone attended the Annual Fleet Transport Awards held in Saggart, Co. Dublin and this time with no less than five of their latest trailers on display in the outdoor exhibition arena. Designed for the Ireland, UK and European markets the line-up comprised a double-deck Cool Liner; a steel-sided Dry Liner; an insulated Dry […]

Prohire In Major Rental Vehicles Investment.

Commercial vehicle contract hire and fleet management company, Prohire Limited has made a further major investment in rental vehicles for 2019. The move follows a similar rental fleet expansion in January and both investments have been prompted by increased demand from both new and existing customers, especially in the temperature-controlled sector. The latest investment comprises […]