W H BARLEY NEWSLETTER – May 2018

Thank you for pausing from your busy day to read the first issue of our E-Newsletter. First of all we would like to say a big ‘Thank You’ to all of our customers for your continued support, We hope that you have been enjoying the nice weather – long may it continue!

We look forward to working with you all in the future!

Over forty years in the distribution and logistics industry, have resulted in our total focus on customer care, with every employee committed to meeting customer deadlines and schedules.

Our Customers book and track their deliveries on line, why not join them?

FORS (Freight Operators Recognition Scheme)

W H Barley has recently been accredited with the FORS Silver acknowledging the companies dedication to the safety of Vulnerable Road Users in towns and cities throughout the UK and conforming with the on-site Safety requirements of the Construction and Building industry.

Previously W H Barley held the Bronze standard and attaining Silver was the desired progression for the business.

W H Barley has invested heavily in visual and audio equipment on vehicles to identify potential areas of risk and warn other road users of intended vehicle movements.

All drivers have and will continue to undertake training supported by a management team who monitor compliance.

New addition to our Fleet

MORE WITH A MANITOU. A Manitou truck mounted forklift is the ideal productivity tool for delivering more in your business – and for gaining more. More precision, more versatility, more profitability, more competitive edge. With a Manitou truck mounted forklift, drivers can unload cargo without waiting for assistance.

We are excited to announce that the redevelopment of the canopy/yard area is, at the time of writing, close to completion. The structure is in place, resurfacing, line work and lighting have all been completed. We are now in the throws of implementing new processes that will allow us to use the new layout in a more effective manner, ensuring freight is handled safely, securely and efficiently. During this time, please bare with us and we would be grateful that anyone who visits our site, not only adhere to the new processes/rules, but to also be patient with our colleagues.

As for the rest of development; this will of course be an ongoing process. We do not currently have any time frames, but once the canopy area is fully completed the next phase is to start the process of increasing the capacity of the warehouse. I am sure we will update you over the coming months via this newsletter.

James Rich! Congratulations on your service Anniversary (20yrs) you have been such a significant part of the team and we couldn’t imagine our workplace without you!

Customer Services, Human resources & Business Development.

Left to right: Aditi Lakhani Hr, Emma Goodger Customer Services Co -ordinator, Alex Newman Hr Manager, Emma Barber Collins Director, Simon Lawrence Business Development Manager.

A BIG WELCOME TO OUR NEW MEMBERS OF THE TEAM AMY AND KAREN!

Amy has joined the Traffic Department as one of the planners and Karen has Joined Emma in the Customer Services Team.

Accounts Team

Left to right: Mandy Boyd Janet Hall, Glen Day, Charlotte Wickenden

A BIG WELCOME TO OUR NEW MEMBERS OF THE TEAM AMY AND KAREN!

Amy has joined the Traffic Department as one of the planners and Karen has Joined Emma in the Customer Services Team.


To ensure we continue to provide a better service, we welcome your feedback regarding our services or staff members, please email customerservices@whbarley.co.uk.