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  • Downton Meets New ISO9001 Standard Six Months Early

    Leading transport operator CM Downton has achieved the new ISO9001/2015 standard a year ahead of the official implementation date of September 2018. The company is believed to be one of the first major transport operators to achieve the updated stand...
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    Downton Meets New ISO9001 Standard Six Months Early
  • Downton Introduces Dedicated Driver Training Vehicle

    Leading transport operator CM Downton has introduced a dedicated driver training vehicle to help recruit new drivers and enhance the skills of existing staff more quickly and easily. A DAF vehicle has been converted to accommodate an additional passe...
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    Downton Introduces Dedicated Driver Training Vehicle
  • Downton Puts Pumpkins On The Table for Halloween

    Downton is helping one of Lidl’s suppliers during the run up to Halloween by making daily deliveries of pumpkins to two of the supermarket’s biggest distribution centres in the South East. Up to 28 full loads of around 22 tonnes each will be deli...
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    DOWNTON PUTS PUMPKINS ON THE TABLE FOR HALLOWEEN
  • Salt Contract Renewal For Downton

    Ineos Salt, the UK’s largest supplier of vacuum salt products, has renewed a warehousing and distribution contract with transport specialist CM Downton. Under the contract Downton will manage groupage and full-load distribution of palletised bagged...
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    Salt Contract Renewal For Downton
  • Downton Continues Expansion With Chepstow Warehouse

    Leading transport operator CM Downton has taken over the lease on a 20 acre (8.2 hectare) site incorporating a 282,000ft2 (26,200m2) warehouse in Chepstow, South Wales as part of its ongoing business development. The warehouse will be used to consoli...
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    Downton Continues Expansion With Chepstow Warehouse