24-7 Response Selected By Palmer & Harvey To Supply Drivers for Distribution Centre at Hemel Hempste
24-7 Response Selected By Palmer & Harvey To Supply Drivers for Distribution Centre at Hemel Hempstead
24-7 Response, specialists in transport and logistics recruitment has been selected as & lsquo;Lead Vendor' to supply up to 110 temporary and permanent LGV drivers to Palmer & Harvey's distribution centre in Hemel Hempstead.
The new 168,000sq ft depot opened earlier this year in response to increased demand for Palmer and Harvey's services in the South East, in particular London, and in time to cater for the expected extra business caused by the Olympics.
The contract was won as a result of a tender process managed by de Poel. 24-7 Response's managing director Stuart Moss said, "We've been supplying staff to Palmer & Harvey since May and are delighted with this significant contract win for our Watford office. We are extremely committed to this client and feel that our sister company 24-7 Training provides additional confidence to the client in our ability to provide highly trained driving professionals."
With 14 distribution centres Palmer & Harvey is the sixth largest independently owned company in the UK and is the UK's largest delivered wholesaler supplying retailers that include independent and multiple convenience stores, CTN customers, garage forecourts, and large retailers including Tesco and Sainsbury's.