Seafood company Young’s has extended its relationship with ACS&T Logistics for three years. ACS&T has held a storage and distribution contract with the firm’s foodservice division since the early 1990s. It aims to reduce mileage by cross docking the majority of its deliveries at ACS&T’s Wolverhampton site, by using planning software to identify which orders require cross docking. The firm, which has four operating centres in Wolverhampton, Grimsby, Scarborough and Tewksbury also sends daily stock reports to the seafood supplier […]
Temperature-controlled specialist ACS&T has won a one-year contract with meat and poultry processor Pinnacle Foods.
Lewis Tankers has won a three year distribution contract with Vivergo Fuels, transporting bioethanol to refineries across the UK. The contract will see Lewis Tankers distribute bioethanol from the fuel firm’s biorefinery in Saltend, near Hull, Humberside – which is expected to become fully operational this quarter – to major fuel suppliers across the UK. Lewis Tankers will initially manage the operation out of its headquarters in Hensall, North Yorkshire, but expects to review this as volumes increase and planning […]
Palletways has struck a major logistics support deal with Rochford Garden Machinery. The pallet network will deliver goods on behalf of the garden machinery distributor to garden centres and retailers across the country.