Press releases

Fowler Welch Celebrates Double Business Win For Heywood Facility

09 June 2017

Fresh Marketing and Belvoir Fruit Farms have joined the customer portfolio at Fowler Welch’s ambient flagship in Heywood, Greater Manchester. Both businesses have come on board with Fowler Welch in ongoing contracts, beginning in March. Fresh Marketing, the creator of FUEL10K protein breakfasts and the IAM SUPER FOODS range of soups, beans and grains, will be using a number of Fowler Welch’s servi…

Fowler Welch Received Award for 100,000,000th Download

05 June 2017

Logistics and supply chain expert Fowler Welch were celebrated by Road Tech after they reached 100,000,000 downloads of card, chart and vehicle downloads through their analytic software system Tachomaster. Tachomaster analyses Digital, Analogue and WTD data and has revolutionised the standard of compliance within the industry. On the 6th March 2017, Road Tech’s servers received a download which to…

Fowler Welch Shortlisted for Low Carbon Award

02 June 2017

Logistics and supply chain expert Fowler Welch has been shortlisted for a most prestigious industry award, the Motor Transport Low Carbon Award. The Low Carbon award recognises companies who have proactively implemented strategies and projects to significantly reduce carbon emissions by investing in more carbon efficient equipment and adopting innovative technology. Fowler Welch’s entry was underp…

Fowler Welch Names FareShare as Charity of The Year

15 May 2017

Fowler Welch, a leading logistics provider for the UK food industry, has named FareShare as their Charity of the Year. The partnership will see Fowler Welch employees raise money and awareness for the food charity, supporting their work to redistribute good food that might otherwise go to waste to frontline charities across the UK. Every £1 raised will mean FareShare can redistribute enough food f…

Statement in Response to Social Media Comments

11 May 2017

Fowler Welch chief executive officer Nick Hay said: "Fowler Welch has been made aware of racist comments made on Facebook in connection with the tragic death of Evha Jannath by what is believed to be one of our former employees. "We can confirm that this person has not been employed by Fowler Welch and has had no connection with the organisation since 2011. "Fowler Welch fully condemns his comment…

Fowler Welch Shortlisted For Logistics Supplier Of The Year Award

02 May 2017

Logistics and supply chain expert Fowler Welch has been shortlisted for prestigious industry award, The Grocer Gold Logistics Supplier of the Year. The Logistics Supplier of the Year award recognises a logistics-based supplier which has brought about the most tangible and meaningful improvements to the operations and offer of a retailer, manufacturer or wholesaler in the last twelve months. Fowler…

Fowler Welch Appoints Head Of Operations For Ambient

28 April 2017

Supply chain specialist Fowler Welch has appointed Sean Negus in the role of Head of Operations – Ambient. The position, which will be based at the company’s state-of-the art Ambient National Distribution centre in Heywood was created as the company has increased its focus on growing its ambient service. The role will cover all aspects of the operation, covering commercial, warehouse and transport…

Fowler Welch Introduces Newest Customer to Nuneaton Facility

24 April 2017

Fowler Welch has extended its contract with Winterbotham Darby following the partnership with Dairy Crest at its Nuneaton cold store facility, welcoming the deli supplier as the first Fowler Welch customer at the state of the art facility. The Redhill based manufacturer and supplier of continental meats, deli and antipasti products for retail and foodservice has expanded its brief to Fowler Welch …

Fowler Welch and Mars Tackle Sustainability with Industry First Trailer Innovation

20 March 2017

Logistics supply chain experts Fowler Welch have recently added ten bespoke APD trailers to their fleet for long-term partner Mars. APD or Automated Pallet Delivery is a system for loading or unloading all 26 pallets on a trailer in around 1minute. These specialist trailers combined with automated equipment at factories and warehouses are extremely efficient for delivery and despatch, but can only…

Fowler Welch Tackles UK Driver Shortage With Training Programme Pledge For 2017

20 February 2017

Fowler Welch has launched its first driver training programme across three of its nine sites in a bid to attract new talent to the UK logistics industry. The company will start recruiting from January 2017 and is looking for drivers of any age who want a range of career development opportunities in a skilled industry and will be developed into proficient LGV drivers. This is the first of such prog…