Saturday 22nd Oct 2016 - Logistics Manager

Advanced Processing wins £1.8m hat-trick

Advanced Processing of Halifax has won long-term national distribution contracts with Debenhams, Makro and Quiksilver totalling £1.8m.

To maintain service standards, Advanced has taken delivery of an additional 12 new fully-liveried DAF tractor units.

The new vehicles, together with a further six arriving in September, will bring Advanced Processing’s total fleet up to 30 tractor units and 80 trailers.

Managing director Glyn Rogan said: “The Makro, Debenhams and Quiksilver contracts have given us the confidence to invest, and they will help guarantee the continuing success of our business.”

Since 2004, Advanced Processing’s transport fleet has grown from six tractor units and 20 trailers to 28 tractor units and 70 trailers. In 2006, a further 18 brand new tractor units will be delivered.