Nigel Rice Transport, a member of Palletways, Europe’s largest and fastest growing distribution network for small consignments of palletised freight, is celebrating a contract win with manufacturing firm Bartoline.
Bartoline Ltd, a privately owned family business established in 1876, is the UK’s leading manufacturer of pre-packed solvents, woodcare products, fillers and many other products associated with the home improvement industry.
Stuart Ockleton, Operations Director at Bartoline said, "Following rapid growth in recent years, we sought a logistics provider with national resources to meet the demands of the major DIY retailers and supermarkets that we supply. Nigel Rice Transport, as part of Palletways, provides an extensive rapid response network which plays a key role in reducing lead times and improving service levels at competitive rates".
Andy Harrison, General Manager of Nigel Rice Transport, said: "We are delighted to be handling the distribution for Bartoline. They are a highly professional local company and we look forward to helping their business continue to grow, both in the UK and across Europe".
Nigel Rice Transport, which was founded in 1976, is one of over 100 members in the Palletways UK pallet network. All members are independent transport companies, who share each other resources to distribute goods via the network to the market faster and more cost effectively.