PC Howard Clinches Medium Business of the Year award at Peterborough Business Awards

Peterborough-based logistics firm PC Howard, a Palletways member, marks a significant milestone in its growth strategy by winning the Medium Business of the Year trophy at the Peterborough Business Awards.

The judging panel, comprised of industry experts and business leaders from across the region, highlighted the company’s impressive track record in exceeding growth targets, the unwavering enthusiasm demonstrated by its firms employees and the successful integration of cutting-edge technology into its business operations.

Andrew Howard, Managing Director for PC Howard said: “We are thrilled to be named Medium Business of the Year at the Peterborough Business Awards as well as runner up in the IT and Technology award. This recognition is a testament to the hard work, dedication and collaborative spirit of our entire team.

“Over the past year, our business has grown from strength to strength, securing numerous key account across various sectors, including the packaging, food and construction industries. These achievements have resulted in a 10% increase in pallet movements across all our depots.

“Our success is founded on the passion of our employees, who consistently strive for excellence, going above and beyond to provide outstanding customer service and ensure timely deliveries. As PC Howard celebrates this milestone, we eagerly look ahead to 2024 with a commitment to maintain high standards, fostering innovation and continuing to contribute to the vibrant business community in Peterborough.”

Warwick Trimble, Network Director for Palletways UK, added: “This award highlights the dedication of PC Howard team and the strength of our East of England network, delivering fast, reliable and efficient logistics services to our customers. It’s been great to reflect on their performance over the last year and witness the business rise to new heights as we approach the new year.

PC Howard boasts a range of services including haulage, distribution and warehousing from its sites situated across the golden triangle of logistics including in Peterborough, Corby and Northampton. With close access to the country’s major road networks, the firm uses both its own fleet and the Palletways network to ensure that 90% of its delivery points are delivered within four hours. PC Howard also offers 300,000 sq ft of warehousing giving its customers access to a full pick and pack service as well as container offloads and pallet reworking.