Sunday 23rd Oct 2016 - Logistics Manager

Holding stock proves cost-effective

The Potter Group has won a £300,000 a year contract from Huntingdon-based Supreme Concrete to store and distribute concrete building products. Materials weighing up to 50,000 tonnes will be handled annually through the Potter Group’s Selby road and rail freight distribution centre and occupy around two acres of storage and delivery space.

One of the UK’s leading manufacturers of concrete fencing, building and pre-stressed building products, Supreme concrete concluded that having stocks held in Selby, North Yorkshire, represented the most cost-effective distribution strategy for the North. In the first three months off the contract, Supreme has managed to win preferred supplier status from a further 150 builders merchants in the area served by Selby.The Potter Group is one of

several third-party logistics providers exhibiting at Logistics Link North, being held on September22 and 23 at Doncaster Racecourse, Leger Way, Doncaster. For further information contact Richard Milbourn on 020 8661 1160 or visit