Saturday 22nd Oct 2016 - Logistics Manager

Reed Boardall completes £7m extension

Reed Boardall has completed a £7 million extension at its Boroughbridge cold storage site, which is supported by a Toyota materials handling fleet.

The company offers single site consolidation services for the frozen food industry from the site, which is the largest of its kind in the UK and now contains 112,000 pallet spaces.

Reed Boardall  has worked with BT and Toyota products for more than 30 years and now operates an increased fleet of reach and powered pallet trucks, which have been adapted for the cold store environment and can work in temperatures as low as -28°C.

The site uses a number of E-Series trucks designed to reduce neck strain owing to the tilting cab, and Reflex trucks, which are suited to multi-shift operati