Bobby joins the Swindon Customer Services team

We have found just the man to add to the expanding customer services team in Swindon. Robert Langford, known as Bobby, started working for the Ward Thomas Group in 2008, during the holiday periods while studying for a ‘Forensic and Investigative Studies’ degree at Coventry University. We certainly feel that these skills will come in useful when we try to reconcile the tuck…

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Some Magical Investments

Our 2 man delivery crews often face some real challenges getting customers machines up stairs. Often the only way to achieve a delivery would be to use a magic carpet! But the next best thing in the real world is to use a stair climber or a stair robot. They come in many different guises and sizes and…

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Fleet expansion helps meet increased demand

Ted Adams has overseen the expansion of the company fleet with the introduction of 12 ‘new’ vehicles this autumn. Equipped to the very highest specification, 6 are direct ‘like for like’ replacements but 6 have been brought in to support the growth in the business. Many of the vehciles have unique specifications that reflect and will support our…

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All in a days work

When a Bishopsgate employee attended a computer collection at a high security premise the other day he came across more than the usual challenges. Confronted by an angry lady who had been remonstrating with employees at the establishment, armed with scissors in her hand, he took swift action that according to the Inspector of the local police force, “Prevented…

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TENESO Europe SE expands into Norway

1 September saw Teneso Europe SE Partner & Swedish specialist logistics company MTAB establish a subsidiary in Norway, MTAB Norge AS, through the purchase of Ontime Logistics’ specialist logistics division. MTAB is taking over the division of Ontime Logistics (formerly Cargo Partner, a long-standing player in Norway) which handles specialist logistics and associated warehousing activities.…

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All set and ready to go!

Ryan has been busy getting everything ready for Avex 2011. Ryan & John will be up at the NEC in Birmingham ready to welcome all visitors on Wednesday 15th & Thursday 16th June 2011. AVEX was the first exhibition for vending when it started in 1969 and it has remained the showcase for the vending industry, attracting…

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Come & Visit Bishopsgate at Avex 2011

Come and visit Bishopsgate at AVEX 2011 between 15th-16th June 2011 at the NEC Brimingham. Bishopsgate are exhibiting in partnership with E-Tradeway and their friends Vendmate and Ideal Leasing. AVEX was the first exhibition for vending when it started in 1969 and it has remained the showcase for the vending industry, attracting exhibitors and visitors from around…

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Colourgen Aims for Operational Excellence

Colourgen aims for operational excellence with transport and warehouse solutions from Bishopsgate Specialist Installations Colourgen was established over 15+ years ago and is now one of the UK’s leading distributors of large format printers and related items. The company has enjoyed controlled expansion over recent years and decided that an overhaul of its supply chain…

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Wake Up and Smell The Coffee

Bishopsgate, the UK’s leading specialist distribution and logistics operator, has teamed up with coffee supppliers Tchibo to deliver it’s latest “fresh milk, bean to cup” system for the out of home market, focusing on Petrol Forecourts. Tchibo one of the worlds largerst coffee roasters, who specialises in the the latest “bean to cup” coffee machines,…

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New Sponsorship agreement with Swindon Rugby Club

Bishopsgate have strengthened its ties with the local community by agreeing to fund the development of Swindon’s under 14 Rugby team for the next two seasons. Swindon chairman Richard Sorrill said, “The help that the club receives from sponsors is the firm foundation on which the development of the club and its young players is…

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