Distribution

Downton’s national distribution network gives the business complete UK coverage. At the centre of the business sit over 600 tractor units and 1,800 trailers, operating out of a nationwide network of major distribution hubs.

These significant assets give the business the capacity and flexibility to deliver sophisticated logistics services to clients across the country.

  • 1,800-strong trailer fleet, predominantly 13.6m curtain-siders; also including double deckers, walking floors and the latest longer length trailers (14.6m & 15.65m)
  • Range of rear-loading forklift equipment (Moffett mounted forklifts)
  • 600 modern tractor units, predominantly Euro 5s, compliant with European emissions legislation
  • Advanced transport management system with satellite tracking
  • Supply chain management team available 24/7, with personal account manager allocated to each client
  • Bespoke software packages developed for individual client needs
  • Online real-time tracking service
  • Individual or shared road transport solutions
  • Palletised and non-palletised goods
  • Logistics consultancy, modelling and strategic advice
  • Retail store delivery and in-store logistics
  • Returns and reverse logistics solutions
  • Recycling and waste management services

We deliver
rapidly

FORS Bronze