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A.D.D acknowledged by Hilary Devey

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A.D.D Express Ltd acknowledged by Hilary Devey in awards triumph

A.D.D Express Ltd in association with the leading UK and European palletised freight distribution network, Pall-Ex, was announced as Motor Transport’s ‘Team of the Year’, at the 30th annual Motor Transport Awards ceremony, celebrated at London's Grosvenor House on 1st July.

A finalist in four categories, Pall-Ex, which undertakes express deliveries between every UK and European postcode, was the only palletised freight distribution network to be shortlisted in more than one category.

Its ‘Team of the Year’ title, achieved in partnership with A.D.D Express Ltd recognised Pall-Ex’s innovative approach to creating and implementing UK-wide technology and service solutions.

Judges were impressed by Pall-Ex’s collaborative, inclusive and compliant approach to introducing solutions which deliver clear benefits, including streamlined processes and cost-efficiency, for Pall-Ex’s haulier members, service-users, and end-customers.

Commenting on the win, Pall-Ex chairman and CEO, Hilary Devey CBE, said: “This thoroughly well-deserved award is testament to the quality, dedication, and sector-leading service excellence provided by our Pall-Ex members, including A.D.D Express Ltd. There is no higher accolade for any business operating in the UK’s transport industry.

“Service-users contact me every day to compliment our hard-working, around-the-clock operation. It’s fantastic to have received this accolade and I’m incredibly proud of the network of hauliers which fuels our winning business.”

Dave Fairbrother, Managing Director at A.D.D Express Ltd added: “Partnership with Pall-Ex allows the team at A.D.D Express Ltd to offer efficient and cost-effective express distribution services while benefiting from Pall-Ex’s leading IT solutions and ambitious partnership ethos. We take enormous pride in this network-wide achievement.”

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Pall-Ex is an unrivalled pioneer of efficient, reliable and cost-effective freight distribution. Founded by star of BBC’s Dragons’ Den, Hilary Devey, in 1996, it connects a growing number of pan-European partner networks, comprised of independent local hauliers, who collaborate to deliver a strong core of local, national, and international logistics solutions.

Bolton-born Hilary Devey CBE is an entrepreneur, TV presenter, charity campaigner and award-winning businesswoman who, when she launched Pall-Ex in 1996, not only created a business network that now commands revenues of £100 million, but also revolutionised the palletised distribution industry in the UK.

Known as the transport industry Oscars, the Motor Transport Awards champion the achievements of the industry, recognising innovation, outstanding service, efficiency and quality, and are judged by an independent panel of industry experts.

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