Anglia Group Of Nurseries
When we appointed Bacton Transport, we weren’t looking for just another haulage company, we were appointing Our Distribution Partners.
A significant point of difference with horticultural distribution (compared to most general haulage) is that the Garden Centre buyers, who decide where to place their orders, are most often the very same people who meet the drivers and receive the plants when they are delivered. As a result, we always take a keen interest in the performance and quality of the distribution service.
On schedule, and delivery by professional, helpful & courteous drivers is essential to securing next week’s order and absolutely vital to the long-term success of our businesses. We have retained Bacton Transport as our distribution partner as their team clearly recognise our needs, understand our customer base and support our aspirations.
Bauder: Making Roofs Secure
Bacton Transport has become a valued partner over recent years for Bauder’s ground transportation requirements, delivering insulation products and roofing systems including bitumen and single ply membranes, hot melt, cold applied liquid, green roofs, and PV across the United Kingdom and Eire.
As part of Bauder’s supply chain, Bacton Transport delivers the full product range from single pallet to full loads, many orders additionally including hazardous material.
“Bacton Transport is an integral part of our operations across our multi-operation network and gives our clients delivery options to meet their needs. Working closely with our Logistics department, Bacton Transport has benefited our delivery service with professionalism and fulfilment. From their drivers to senior management, they are a credit to the road haulage sector.”
PD Ports Logistics: A Transport Management Customer
In partnership with our client at PD Ports Logistics Felixstowe, Bacton Transport provides an inhouse managed outbound logistics solution for customers across a range of industries including homewares, sport goods and FMCG foodstuffs, providing pallet network and FLT distribution. We dispatch up to 200 pallet consignments each day safely and securely achieving a 99.5% service ‘on time, in full' (OTIF) KPI.
Combining the resources of our network and distribution divisions, Bacton Transport ensures deliveries are scheduled efficiently and within budget at all times.
Bacton Transport has helped PD Ports to maximise the client benefits of port-centric logistics including lower supply chain costs and reduced lead times to customers.
Total Tiles is delighted to have worked so closely in Partnership with Bacton Transport for the last 6 years. They have been part of our journey, supporting us from our relatively small beginnings to where we are today. We have always had an open and transparent relationship with Bacton Transport ensuring our customers get the best possible service. Our customers expect and demand a dependable and reliable delivery service throughout the UK which we have been able to provide by working alongside Bacton Transport and the TPN network. They offer us a consignment tracking portal which gives my team the confidence that our products will be delivered to our customers on time, in full, every time. Moving to their new premises in Woolpit has definitely future proofed Bacton Transport’s business and given us the reassurance that our partnership is secured for the long term.
“We’ve been using Bacton Transport for over ten years, for everything from pallet network deliveries to full load deliveries and collections from manufacturing. They have always been reliable and easy to work with, helping us get our products out to our customers.”