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National Logistics Solutions for a Global Fast-Food Chain: A Case Study

2nd February 2024 | by Sam Nardi

National Logistics Solutions for a Global Fast-Food Chain | Case Study | Speedy Freight
Efficient logistics solutions play a pivotal role in ensuring seamless operations and customer satisfaction. This case study explores the collaborative efforts between Speedy Freight and a leading global fast-food chain expanding its presence across the UK. Our partnership highlights the tailored services and proactive approaches employed to meet the client's dynamic and growing needs. From temperature-controlled transportation to timely deliveries and emergency courier support, discover how Speedy Freight has become the preferred national logistics partner for our client in the food and beverage hospitality sector. 


The Client 


Our client is a renowned global fast-food chain experiencing rapid expansion across the UK.  

With multiple restaurant locations across the United Kingdom, they rely on efficient nationwide logistics solutions to support their growing operations. 


The Consignment 


Our client requires regular movements for their ambient, chilled, and frozen food products and drinks, food packaging, and kitchen restaurant equipment. 

Due to our client’s frequent delivery needs, in addition to the scope of consignments ranging in size and temperature, the scope of our partnership encompasses a wide range of logistical services tailored to our client's specific needs. 


The Solution 


We provide comprehensive logistical support to our client, offering both pre-planned and ad-hoc emergency bookings for same day and next day deliveries nationwide. 

Temperature-Controlled Transport: Our client utilises our dedicated refrigerated and frozen transport services to move their food products across various locations.  Our temperature-controlled vehicles ensure the integrity of chilled and frozen goods, maintaining the cold chain throughout transit. We conduct four weekly frozen runs, collecting from their suppliers and delivering same day to stores across the UK, ensuring timely replenishment of frozen goods. 

Warehousing and Storage Solutions: Our services have expanded alongside our client's growth, leading them to a need for both short and long-term warehousing solutions for their ambient food products and food packaging.  

Stock Transfers: We facilitate pickups and drop-offs from their suppliers' warehouses, and complete kitchen equipment transfers across all their locations. 

Time-Definite Delivery: Time-specific deliveries to accommodate access restrictions at certain stores, facilitated by careful planning and effective communication between drivers and Speedy Freight teams. 

Regular Planned Routes: We support our client with both pre-planned and ad-hoc emergency bookings, for same day and next day deliveries across the whole of the UK. We have multiple regular weekly runs for our client to ensure their stock levels are topped-up and they have everything they need. Our optimised routes ensure we take the quickest and most efficient routes to their drop-off points, with our multi-drop delivery service. 

Emergency Same Day Delivery: We regularly provide emergency same day delivery solutions for our client. Our rapid response to emergency situations, such as broken kitchen equipment, with swift collection and delivery within the hour to prevent store closures and uphold operational efficiency. 


The Result 


Speedy Freight has emerged as the preferred courier service for our client, providing reliable, efficient, and tailored logistics solutions to support their nationwide operations. 

Our commitment to excellence, proactive approach to problem-solving, and dedication to customer satisfaction have solidified our partnership with the global fast-food chain. 

Regular meetings with our client allow us to align with their evolving national logistics requirements, ensuring that our services remain responsive and adaptable to their needs. 


Get in Touch with Speedy Freight for Tailored Logistics Solutions 


At Speedy Freight, we understand the unique challenges faced by businesses operating in the fast-paced food industry.  

Whether you require same day deliveries, temperature-controlled transportation, emergency logistics support, or complete nationwide logistics solutions, our experienced team is here to help.  

Contact Speedy Freight today to discover how our customized logistics solutions can optimise your operations and support your business growth. 


Enquire about our nationwide logistics solutions. 

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