Iain’s wife, Clare, joined him in 2012. From a successful sales career in the wholesale tyre industry, it was a challenge to learn the ins and outs of what she describes as a “very complex” industry.
She now successfully heads operations at Barton Freight, insisting that customer service be of paramount importance. “People use us because of the personal service we provide. We may not be as cheap as some of the larger freight forwarders, but the superior service you’ll receive from us will far outweigh that small difference in cost”.