Supply Chain

Burnley haulage firm grows business during lockdown

BURNLEY HAULAGE FIRM AND PALLETWAYS MEMBER GROWS BUSINESS DURING LOCKDOWN

Within nine months of joining Palletways, Europe’s largest and fastest growing palletised freight network, and part of the Imperial group, Burnley-based EFS Global have grown their business to accommodate additional postcodes in the Stockport area. EFS Global, which was founded in 1996, boasts a 200-strong fleet and employs over 325 …

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Johnston Logistics UK reaches 1 million orders

Johnston Logistics UK Reaches 1 Million Orders

This month Johnston Logistics UK reached their one millionth order since the warehousing, logistics and fulfilment specialists’ formal establishment in 2008. With a history in warehousing stretching back over 40 years, it was the late nineties when Johnston Logistics UK was officially formed as a dedicated third-party logistics provider. In …

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Tacho consultants clarify drivers’ hours reg’s with supporting software from TruTac

Tacho consultants Mister Tacho clarify drivers hours reg’s with supporting software from TruTac

Mister Tacho Ltd, the independent transport consultants, have clarified the position regarding WTD (Working Time Directive) regulations and highlighted the benefits of using reliable compliance software to keep operators on the right side of the law. Frank O’Keeffe, Mister Tacho’s Managing Director, advises that failures to comply with legislation regarding …

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Efficient and safe omni-channel picking

Efficient and safe omni-channel picking

The trend for consumers to drift away from the traditional ‘bricks and mortar’ high street retail experience and spend more and more time and money shopping online has implications for warehouse operations and storage facility design, writes John Maguire. One major challenge, for example, is how to effectively combine the …

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