Meachers Global Logistics, one of the UK’s leading independent providers of logistics services has announced securing a trunking deal and entering into a partnership agreement with international business-to-business express delivery provider TNT.
The significant new venture between the Southampton based business and the global giant, will see Meachers Global Logistics utilise 25 of its substantial fleet of articulated vehicles to trunk freight overnight from TNT’s regional facility in Southampton to its national sorting hub based in the Midlands.
The move follows Meachers Global Logistics recently announcing that it has entered into an agreement with Red Funnel Distribution, to support the company with its UK collections.
Commenting on the partnership, Gary Whittle, Meachers Global Logistics, Commercial Director said: “We are delighted to be working with a household brand like TNT. This is our second major partnership announcement in the last two months and we are continuing to look at ways to collaborate with other industry partners.”
Jon Hadley, General Manager, TNT Southampton added: “Meachers Global Logistics is ideally placed to support our Southampton regional facility with an overnight trunking service to our Midlands distribution hub. The company operates a fast, efficient and effective service and I am looking forward to working in partnership with the team.”
Meachers Global Logistics is one of the UK’s leading independent providers of logistics services. For over 50 years, the company has built an enviable reputation by providing customers with complete solutions to their Freight Forwarding, Supply Chain Management, Warehousing, Distribution, Logistics and Contract Management, Training and Advisory requirements. The company is a co-founder and shareholder of national logistics group LinQ Alliance.