Mars has renewed its regional distribution contract with Fowler Welch, extending the relationship by two years. The contract covers a factory clearance service and outbound distribution to retailers and secondary wholesalers. Fowler Welch will run from two locations in the Midlands and Greater London, using a dedicated fleet. The operator has held the contract for three years. Fowler Welch recently acquired a 500,000 ft² ambient warehouse at its Heywood DC in Greater Manchester, and enjoyed a rise in group turnover. […]
Parcelforce Worldwide has released the details of its contract with Palletways, revealed by Motortransport.co.uk in January.
CollectPlus is to offer Amazon.co.uk customers a service that will see parcels delivered to one of its 5,000 stores across the UK. Customers using the online retailer can now opt for a CollectPlus ‘pick up location’ at the checkout, increasing options for delivery and convenience. CollectPlus CEO Mark Lewis says: “[We are] already integrated into Amazon.co.uk Marketplace, so sellers can choose us as their delivery service. The extension of our service means that more people will be able to use […]
Bibby Distribution has won a contract with bread maker Frank Roberts and Sons, which trades as Roberts Bakery, after a 12 month trial of the operation.