Our History

In 2010 Panther Warehousing changed its business model to focus on one niche area – next day white glove two man delivery.  The offering was like no other and set a new benchmark for the industry. Panther quickly established a reputation as a market trailblazer with the business each year continuing to develop its service offering to ensure it stays ahead of the market.

1989

Panther Group founded as a freight forwarder by Wilson Barrett.

2008

Panther Group enters into a CVA following the 2008 recession.

2010

Colin McCarthy appointed as a consultant and develops the 2-man delivery specialist offering.

2011

Panther changes its identity to become a dedicated 2-man delivery specialist.

2015

Opening of the Bristol depot.

2014

New Northampton HQ.

2013

Acquisition of Hi-Way, adding £3.6m of revenue.

Opening of the Taunton, Leeds and Peterlee depots.

2012

Strategic recruitment of Colin McCarthy as a full-time Managing Director.

2016

Opening of the Watford depot.

Solo launched.

2017

Opening of three new depots.

2018

Opening of Castleford Depot.

Introduction of premium time slots.

 

2019

Onboarding of Amazon and Decathlon.

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