A South Yorkshire logistics firm has received a national award in recognition of its outstanding performance.
Hastings Freight, which collects and delivers consignments of palletised freight to customers in S postcodes including Sheffield, Rotherham, Barnsley, Chesterfield and Worksop, has received a Palletways Platinum Club Award for delivering outstanding levels of service and operational excellence within the Palletways UK network.
The Palletways Platinum Club, launched this year, is a scheme designed to reward only the best Network Members for excellence in performance, commitment and compliance.
The Award has only been given to the very best performers and Hastings Freight are one of an elite group of 12, which highlights their continuous commitment to providing high levels of service to their customers.
There are 106 Network Members in the Palletways UK Network.
Alan Hastings, principal of Hastings Freight, said:
“We are thrilled to have achieved Platinum Club status, which is a testament to the hard work of our staff in maintaining and improving our levels of service and efficiency.
“Winning this award shows our customers that they can expect the very best transportation and logistics service to support the achievement of their business objectives”.
Palletways UK managing director, Martyn Young, said:
“I’d like to thank Hastings Freight for their excellent work over the past year and their commitment to our network.
“Providing customers with a fast, reliable and efficient service is our top priority, and these awards highlight the dedication of our members to meeting the very highest standards”.
Palletways is Europe’s largest and fastest growing express palletised freight network.
It consists of 300 members across Europe of which 106 are in the UK. The company’s distribution networks are made up of independent transport companies who share each other’s resources to deliver small consignments of palletised freight to market faster and more cost effectively than ever before.