2015 sees Yearsley Group reach a milestone of 60 years in business!

Established in 1955 and headquartered in Heywood, near Manchester, frozen food specialist Yearsley Group has more than 1,200 employees, an annual turnover of around £189m and operates two separate divisions: Yearsley Logistics and Yearsley Food. Yearsley Logistics is the country’s largest provider of frozen food logistics. With 12 depots across the UK creating a national […]

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Yearsley Group Raises £10,000 for Grace’s Place

Each year the employees of the frozen food specialists based at Heywood select a charity close to their hearts, to which donations will be made from events held throughout the year. As a family run business who celebrates their 60th anniversary next year, the company is keen to give back to the local community and […]

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Yearsley: One Company, One Village and a Bell Tower

The bell at a church in Yearsley, North Yorkshire will be sounding at all occasions again after Yearsley Group’s donation paid to repair the bell tower. As a family run business who celebrates their 60th anniversary next year, Yearsley Group was intrigued by a request from a small village named none other than Yearsley.  Situated […]

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Yearsley Logistics Multiple Wins at TCS&D Awards

Yearsley Logistics investment in new energy saving technology and rebranding paid off in a major way winning them two the most prestigious awards at the Temperature Controlled Storage & Distribution (TCS&D) Awards ceremony held in Birmingham. The coveted Environmental & Sustainability Award recognised Yearsley Logistics commitment to offering sustainable solutions. The super insulated cold stores […]

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Yearsley Logistics Wins Regional Skills Award

Yearsley Logistics, the largest frozen food logistics provider in the UK, beat off stiff competition from other Greater Manchester businesses to win a Greater Manchester Skills for Business award in the logistics skills category. Tim Moran, Logistics Director from Yearsley Group  picked up the award at an awards ceremony  last Thursday 3 July at The […]

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Bury College Apprentice of the Year Winner Announced

Yearsley Group’s IT apprentice Callum Spencer, has scooped Bury College Apprentice of the Year Award 2014.  The ceremony took place on Wednesday 2 July at Bury College Campus. Callum, 20, has worked as an apprentice in the IT department at Yearsley Group since November 2012.  Having completed a Level 3 Diploma in IT User Skills […]

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Big Charity Push comes to an End with Cheque Presentation of over £10,000

Each year Yearsley Group employees nominate a chosen charity to which donations will be made from events held throughout the year. The company, which matches employees contribution £ for £, is keen to give back to local communities and therefore the Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital charity was chosen for 2012/13. Through organising cake sales, a […]

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Mayor and Mayoress of Rochdale visit Yearsley Group

Yearsley Group managing director Harry Yearsley recently welcomed Rochdale’s Mayor and Mayoress, Councillors Peter and Monica Rush to their Heywood head office, giving them a tour of the new extension and also meeting the latest recruits; a number of apprentices working within the logistics, finance and I.T departments. The latest build is the first phase […]

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Yearsley Logistics add to fleet of 300 vehicles with Investment in New Units and Trailers

October sees Yearsley Logistics take delivery of 26 new Mercedes Actros units and 50 new trailers to help support growing business operations across the group following several multi million pound contract wins and recent investment in their network of depots and infrastructure. The logistics specialist has in the last few months completed a £20million expansion […]

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Yearsley Logistics obtain planning in Peterborough for 3rd Superhub

Yearsley Logistics has now received detailed planning permission to build a 150,000 pallet cold store in Peterborough. This 3rd Superhub is planned to be built in phases, commencing in 2014 in the Great Haddon Employment Zone. The successful planning permission follows on from the Yearsley Logistics’ integration of the Hams Hall development late last year […]

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