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Temperature Controlled Transport & Warehousing
The group can provide the full complete temperature controlled transport and warehousing package together with all the value added services such as consolidation of loads, order picking and case picking using 22 loading bays. This gives our customers a more cost effective service where their pallets can be included with other customers pallets destined for the same delivery address.
We have a 30,000 pallet cold storage facility in Liverpool with five chambers allowing us to provide storage at a range of temperatures fully adjustable from +4 to -26 degrees to suit its customers (chilled, frozen & ambient.)
We also have two new 26 pallet chambered blast freezing facility which has given us an extra add on service to our cold store.
We have 700 refrigerated trailers including 120 high cube double capacity trailers available within the group. Serving a large number of retailers and food producers, this industry demands a supremely reliable transport provider – and for many, McBurney Transport group is their provider of choice. Our customer base highlights our ability to provide a timely reliable service required load after load.
With the ability to collect, deliver and store our customer’s product, we are well placed in this market to provide food manufacturers & their customers on both sides of the Irish Sea with a first class service.
Using our shipping volumes through all major Irish Sea routes and strategically placed depots throughout UK & Irish ports we provide our customers with the service they demand.
All warehousing throughout the group comes backed up with our powerful IT infrastructure which can be tailored to network directly with our customers IT systems. We are able to monitor the entire operation through our bespoke WADS Warehousing & Distribution system.
We believe good communication is a key element to any business and with real time access to our IT systems and automatic generated bespoke reports our customers are equipped to make better & quicker decisions. Our Logistics & Warehousing operation in Liverpool has full BRC accreditation.
Our cold store is fitted with state of the art equipment including heated cab forklifts, automated racking, barcode scanning and data retrieval equipment, energy saving led lighting, temperature control units & plant house.
Continuous monitoring of CO2 emissions is also vital and we work collaboratively with customers in the sharing of knowledge and information for any potential ways to reducing our impact on the environment. Our group has achieved ESOS compliance.