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About Horizon

ABOUT
Horizon

Company History

  • Trading for over 15 years
  • Transport staff with combined industry experience of over 200 years
  • Our Office and warehouse are located in Huyton Merseyside
  • Company founded in 1996 incorporated in 2000
  • Part of the EFS Group based in Burnley, Lancashire

Core Services

  • Regional and UK wide collections and deliveries - National and International Distribution Network
  • Storage Facilities
  • Order Picking
  • Order Labelling
  • Timed Deliveries
  • Track and trace with live proof of delivery - can be viewed online via our website as delivery takes place - ideal if you carry out daily invoicing

Service Offerings

  • Same Day Courier Service
  • Timed Deliveries 9am, 10am, 12pm
  • Next Day Service
  • Economy 2 to 3 day Service

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OurHistory

 

1996

Founded

Formed by Richard

 

2000

Incorporated

The company becomes a Limited company.

 

2016

Joins EFS Group

Horizon becomes part of the EFS Group

 

2016

New Services Offered

Part of joining the EFS Group family has involved new services being offered to Horizon Customers.

 
 

2017

New Depot

Horizon moves to Widnes to bigger site

Why Choose Horizon?

Technology
As a member of Pallet-Track's network, our success comes from the continual investment in cutting-edge technology, and both our online tracking system and proof-of-delivery solution keep us one step ahead of our competitors.

We can provide total transparency throughout the system, with full track and trace from collection through to delivery. The whole process provides our customers with complete confidence, knowing their shipment is being tracked and monitored every step of the way.

Our data capture system records delivery details and allows electronic signatures to be taken at the point of delivery.

The online portal gives users the ability to enter consignments directly into our depot system and access real-time delivery information.
Solutions
Being part of the EFS Group gives you access to additional services including UK Haulage, European Haulage, Air and Sea, Freight Forwarding.
You can relax in the knowledge that you're in safe hands.
Experience
With over 20 years experience in the pallet industry Horizon have the knowledge and know how to ensure your goods arrive safely.

Our Pallet Definitions

Our consignments are defined by four sizes; Quarter Pallet, Half Pallet, Full Pallet and Oversized Pallet.

Quarter Pallet
Max Weight: 250kg
Max Height: 600mm
Max Dims: 1.2x1.2m
Half Pallet
Max Weight: 500kg
Max Height: 2m
Max Dims: 1.2x1.2m
Full Pallet
Max Weight: 1200kg
Max Height: 2.2m
Max Dims: 1.2x1.2m
Oversized Pallet
Max Height: 2.2m

About Horizon

At Horizon Distribution we offer a comprehensive and competitive Pallet collection and delivery service throughout the UK and Europe.

We have the added benefit of “as it happens" live track & trace online proof of delivery.

Horizon Distribution is part of the EFS Group and through EFS we are able to offer our customers a compressive range of services from worldwide distribution, import and export, air and sea, commercial tyres, garage services and UK haulage.

We are proud sponsers of RJP Racing who share our attitude of striving to be better than the opposition.