Tales from the Road.

Read the latest transport news stories and other related articles.

pallet on forklift truck ready for delivery

Over the past 10 years or so, the rise of the ‘network’ has completely overhauled the way pallet delivery works. Haulage companies from around the UK all shook hands, built huge transfer hubs and worked together so that each of them gets a piece of the work and a piece of the profit. This is…(Read More)

Person sealing a cardboard box parcel for delivery by courier

Here at Avango Couriers Manchester, we pride ourselves on offering professional and personal courier services. We aim to provide a variety of carefully selected UK-wide dedicated delivery services to help your business fulfil their delivery needs in the best way possible. Because we care about you and your business, our friendly and helpful staff…(Read More)

2018 new year sparkler writing

Happy New Year to all our customers past, present and (hopefully) future! ¬† Well 2018 is off and running and everything is back up to speed, although we hardly stopped during the holidays as we’ve been busy behind the scenes doing some work on our main website, plus a new one launching soon that’s…(Read More)

Avango Couriers Blog image White Husky dog with snow

At the time of writing this, the Met office has announced that parts of Britain are about to be hit by storm ‘Caroline’, bringing gale force winds and arctic temperatures, which is often a recipe for SNOW. Yes, I used the big letters. That’s to emphasise the point, because this is Britain after all…(Read More)

image of broken parcel on Avango Couriers blog

If you are a child of the 70’s or 80’s then there’s a chance you may remember the TV show ‘Record Breakers’ with Roy Castle. Part of the theme tune to the show had the line¬†“Dedication’s what you need, if you wanna be a record breaker!” And that got us…(Read More)

Cornwall Couriers Screenshot

If you’ve read any of our previous articles then you may have noticed that we have a certain amount of affection for Cornwall. It’s always seemed to appeal to us just a little more than many other places in the UK. Yes we love (or at least, like) quite a lot of things…(Read More)

Avango Couriers 4 ways to get cheaper courier prices image

Let me guess. You’re finding the amount of money you spend on delivery services to be excessive, and you need to start looking for ways to get cheaper courier services. Well give me a few minute of your time, because the team here at Avango Couriers have been around long enough now to learn…(Read More)

womans hands holding bird

Here at Avango we’re the kind of people that believe if a job’s worth doing, it’s worth doing right. Taking care to load things properly can pay off when you get to the delivery. When it comes to loading our delivery vehicles, whether it’s two expensive and very fragile pieces of…(Read More)

There’s always someone telling you where the future is and what you need to do to be a part of it. For the past couple of years a lot of people have been saying that video is going to be an important part of marketing any business. So we decided that we’re going…(Read More)