Supermarket Logistics

UK Logistics Services




Our UK Logistics services concentrate on supplying warehousing and distribution services to the major UK supermarket groups.

As well as receiving containers from multiple worldwide locations via major UK Ports, we also receive Trailers from suppliers from both within the EU and Non EU Countries.

It’s our job to receive containers and trailers at two locations within the UK and palletise (if required) and use our consolidation services to deliver our customers products to the UK supermarket chains

Supply Chain Solution Ltd – UK RDC locations

Cambridge Ambient Warehousing & Distribution Services

  • BRC Approved
  • 40,000 Ambient Pallet Spaces
  • Container De-stuffing / Palletisation etc.
  • Consolidation & Groupage delivery services to:

Warrington Ambient Warehouse & Distribution Services


  • BRC Approved
  • 20,000 Ambient Pallet Spaces
  • Container De-stuffing / Palletisation etc.
  • Consolidation & Groupage delivery services to:

Export Services from the UK


We provide FTL (Full Trailer Load) transport & Distribution services from the UK to Ireland and Mainland Europe. Our Logistics services Ex UK cover both Ambient, Chilled & Frozen (Temperature Controlled) Foodstuffs to both Northern & Southern Ireland, plus countries of the EU (European Union).


Ambient & Temperature Controlled Export Services for Foodstuffs


Supply Chain Solution offer a complete logistics package for UK Food Manufacturers wanting to Export their goods to both the European Union and Global Destinations.

Dependent upon your requirements we can offer the following services:

  • Ambient or Temperature Controlled Trailers or Containers
  • Loading of Trailers or Containers
  • Provision of or Introduction of Veterinary Services for certification of (POAO) Products of Animal Origin
  • Export Documentation & Customs Clearance
  • Direct introduction to our Customs Brokers that specialise in Foodstuffs
  • Offer Bonded services (if required)
  • Veterinary Inspection (Dover – Calais only for Trailers)
  • Import Documentation & Customs Clearance – if required
  • Direct delivery to Consignee if required
  • Ship Trailers to BRC warehouse in Moerdijk or Breda NL for EU Groupage Services
  • Deliver Ambient, Chilled or Frozen part loads, consolidation, groupage services Ex NL throughout the EU
  • Provision of Satellite Warehousing & Distribution Services throughout the EU

We are members of the UK Food and Drink Exporters Association and also represent the UK with the Easy Fresh Network.

We are here to help and would welcome your enquiries:

General Pallet Groupage delivery System – Disadvantages when delivering to Supermarket Groups


  • Pallet deliveries are expensive
  • Haulier will not wait past 30 mins of booking time
  • Goods get returned to hub and customer is charged for outward and return journey
  • Goods need to be re-booked, customer receives notice of delivery failure
  • Charged again for re-delivery

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SCS – pallet consolidation services for supermarket groups


  • We consolidate for many different customers
  • We book our own slots and advise supermarkets of what is on the trailer
    We wait until we are tipped (no extra charges to the customer)
  • Our costs are considerably cheaper and more efficient than the alternative
  • All customer Proof of Deliveries come together following week of delivery with the invoice
  • A much more integrated call off and storage system with non of the hassle or inconvenience to the customer or the supermarket
  • Able to undertake large volume specials as well as day to day one pallet deliveries to all Supermarket RDC’s (Regional Distribuion Centres).

Supply Chain Solution warehouse locations

  • Burton upon Trent
  • Chelmsford
  • Darlington
  • Motherwell
  • Warrington