Self Driving Trucks – Your Questions Answered together with Industry Opinion

When it comes to opinions on self-driving vehicles or more specifically driverless trucks, people very much fall into one of two camps; the traditionalist drivers, who like to feel the power of their car and the lazy commuter, who sees driving as a chore. Continue reading “Self Driving Trucks – Your Questions Answered together with Industry Opinion”

Hub Networking and Palletised Freight Distribution A Historical Perspective

The distribution industry is changing constantly. The meteoric rise and growth of pallet systems in the UK underlines the inherent flexibility of a sector that serves almost every corner of industry, with the focus on continuously enhanced levels of customer service. Continue reading “Hub Networking and Palletised Freight Distribution A Historical Perspective”

New Contract Means New Transport Jobs at LTS Distribution

LTS Distribution are pleased to announce that they have recently secured a new logistics contract for an automotive supplier.  The new logistics contract will involve receiving containers, storage of product, inspecting and repacking for onward delivery. Continue reading “New Contract Means New Transport Jobs at LTS Distribution”

LTS Distribution Puts Latest DAF XFs On Road

LTS Distribution has put two of the first new DAF XF tractors on the road with its Birmingham based operation. Launched in the UK at the CV Show in April, the two XF530 FTG tractors are also about to be joined by three 7.5t and an 18t, all from the same manufacturer, as the 50-strong fleet expands to meet business demands from the operator’s growing customer base. Continue reading “LTS Distribution Puts Latest DAF XFs On Road”

An Overview and Key Benefits Of Palletised Distribution

First established in the 1980s, the original ‘hub and spoke’ distribution systems dedicated to palletised freight offered a revolutionary solution for the transportation of palletised goods across the UK, reflecting the model already used in the parcels industry and providing reliable, economical solutions for next-day delivery of one to five pallet consignments. Continue reading “An Overview and Key Benefits Of Palletised Distribution”

What is Pallet Delivery and How Does a Pallet Distribution Network Work?

The information on this page will help to explain exactly what is involved in the process of pallet delivery, and also how distribution networks operate. It will present the reader with a clear and concise view of the industry, and its purpose. With a bit of luck, this article should answer most of the common questions asked by business owners and individual traders about palletised delivery systems. Continue reading “What is Pallet Delivery and How Does a Pallet Distribution Network Work?”

10 Of the UK’s Most Dangerous Roads

While Britain may have roads in better conditions than in some other nations, it’s no secret that some of the tarmac and concrete surfaces that we drive on each day aren’t what we would call “in good condition”! Continue reading “10 Of the UK’s Most Dangerous Roads”

Martina Hourigan Makes The Switch Following Logistics Growth

In preparation for the forecast growth for 2017 LTS Distribution are pleased to announce that Martina Hourigan will transition from Office Manager to Logistics Manager with immediate effect. Continue reading “Martina Hourigan Makes The Switch Following Logistics Growth”

LTS Distribution Ltd – Promotion of Mirza Baig to Director

LTS Distribution are pleased to announce that Mirza Baig will be joining their board of Directors with immediate effect. Continue reading “LTS Distribution Ltd – Promotion of Mirza Baig to Director”