Freight Transport Association

Multimodal 2019

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Grand Prix Express turns 40

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Grand Prix Express , the privately-owned family business will celebrate 40 years in the industry in 2018.

Constantly investing in the very latest delivery software & communications technology, transport fleet and human resources, GPE’s customers can be assured of the very best service available in the UK Global Parcel and Pallet carrier market today.

Based in North Wales, Grand Prix Express pride themselves on a professional and efficient Worldwide Parcel and Pallet delivery and collection service, for some of the UK’s leading parcel and pallet companies in addition to the private individual and businesses both large and small.

Grand Prix Express operates a fleet of vehicles ranging from small courier vans to articulated vehicles, delivering jiffy bags / small parcels to bulk consignments and haulage. Grand Prix Express provides a nationwide delivery service with the option of Same Day, Next Day, Timed and Pre-noon services. In addition, Grand Prix Express also provides worldwide services in conjunction with our well established partner networks.

Grand Prix Express has also launched a fully integrated delivery management system in January 2018.

Following six months of trials and bespoke development they have announced the release of the new 'Depot Central' management system from Vita Software. This carrier industry leading technology platform allows Grand Prix Express to integrate seamlessly with any carrier network IT platform and makes available the very latest industry software and customer support functions to include full freight scanning, freight profiling and condition reporting, delivery management, Fleet Management, real time track and trace, mobile device POD capture and much much more.

Managing Director Russell Godwin commented:

"I am pleased that after years of research aimed at ensuring Grand Prix Express maintain the very latest technology use in this increasing complex environment, we have finally pieced together an all-encompassing bespoke and innovative software system that will not only assist and streamline the business but greatly assist our customer’s needs and facilitate the complete distribution solution. Our investment in the technological advancements will allow a greater platform to grow the customer base and expand into additional markets to enable Grand Prix Express to be the carrier of choice" 

Commercial Manager Alfred Van Wyk commented:

"The new technology has several benefits in streamlining company activities such as improving our customer consignment visibility and communication which is a critically important step forwards.

“Depot Central offers our clients, large or small, the ability to drill into live delivery data and analyse delivery performances over any date range and freight profile which I'm sure will help them manage their various despatch activities and if required, automate customer SMS or Email communications regards despatches. Ultimately this investment in new technologies shows a serious commitment to our long term strategies and offers a strong platform for future growth as we continue to service our clients in North Wales and Cheshire as a premium carrier service provider"

Grand Prix Express offers the following services to its customers:-

  • UK Parcel & Pallet Deliveries
  • Worldwide Parcel & Pallet Deliveries
  • Ocean Import / Export
  • FCL / LCL services
  • Warehousing
  • Distribution
  • Supply Chain solutions
  • Airfreight
  • Rail

Opening Times

Tues 18th June 2019 10:00 - 17:00

Awards/VIP Dinner 19:00 - 24:00

Wed 19th June 2019 10:00 - 19:00

Multimodal Mixer 17:00 - 19:00
(Late night opening & happy hour)

Thurs 20th June 2019 10:00 - 15:00


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