Milton Keynes Logistics Agency Celebrates Third Anniversary

A regional logistics depot in Milton Keynes, established by Palletways UK, is celebrating its three-year anniversary in enterprise by doubling its pallet quantity KPI for the yr in simply three months.

Palletways Milton Keynes first opened its doorways in April 2020 with a workforce of twenty-two and a fleet of eight autos. Now, common supervisor, Terry Fouracre, leads an skilled workforce of 30 and manages a fleet of 18 vans and vans that service the Milton Keynes, Luton, Dunstable and Leighton Buzzard areas.

Because the launch of the depot three years in the past, Palletways Milton Keynes has seen an enormous spike in demand for palletised freight throughout the area, resulting in the profitable motion of 220,000 pallets in simply three months.

Palletways Milton Keynes acts as a European gateway to ship items and companies on behalf of over 80 clients, eight of that are Palletways UK’s key accounts inside the packaging, adhesive and laptop know-how industries.

Terry stated: “This can be a enormous milestone for us and we’re so pleased with how far we’ve come since we opened which was significantly difficult throughout the pandemic, nevertheless now we’re busier than ever.

“Our three yr anniversary comes at an necessary time for us as we’ve got not too long ago acquired ISO and FORS Bronze accreditation which recognises our commitments to good practise and car security. In addition to this we’ve handed quite a few Street Haulage Affiliation audits which demonstrates Palletways Milton Keynes’ compliance to {industry} requirements. That is testomony to the onerous work of everybody concerned within the Palletways Milton Keynes household, who day in day trip, work onerous to ship glorious customer support.”

Warwick Trimble, community director for Palletways UK, stated: “Palletways Milton Keynes has strengthened our community and allowed clients and different members to profit from an environment friendly pallet supply service.

“It’s nice to see how far the workforce at Palletways Milton Keynes has are available a brief period of time and that they proceed to develop and make investments into the area people equivalent to elevating cash for Barnardo’s on the Routeco Soccer Match and sponsoring family-run motorbike workforce Two Daves Racing.”

Commenting on their expertise with Palletways Milton Keynes, Richard Furr, after-sales supervisor at one among its clients, SHS Dealing with Options, stated: “We’ve labored carefully with Palletways for over a yr now and their service is improbable, we’ve constructed an enduring relationship with the workforce and so they go above and past to verify all our items are delivered on time, regardless of the quantity.”

Palletways Milton Keynes is one among over 120 depots which might be a part of the Palletways UK community, belonging to Imperial, a DP World Firm. They profit from shared experience and assets from inside the group to ship consignments of palletised freight to market quicker and extra cost-effectively than ever earlier than. The Palletways Group, famend for its industry-leading IT developments and operational techniques, includes 450+ depots and 20 hub operations, by which it gives assortment and distribution companies throughout 24 European international locations, together with the UK.