Own account operator Coca-Cola Enterprises (CCE) plans to axe its direct store delivery operation later this year. The drinks firm’s plans will affect its sites in Bristol, East Kilbride, north London, Northampton, Sidcup in south-east London and Wakefield. A CCE spokeswoman said: “We propose to partner with wholesalers to offer our remaining direct delivery customers a route to market, building on the services these third parties already provide. Under these proposals we would continue to operate a bulk and mid […]
Kuehne + Nagel UK managing director Marcus Bennett oversaw a 43.5% jump in profitability at the 3PL during his first full year in charge of the British arm of the Swiss multinational.
London City Bond (LCB) has had its contract with wine merchant Boutinot extended by six years.
Eddie Stobart is facing a third strike by its drivers based at Tesco’s Doncaster DC. Although the operator and Unite had been in talks via Acas in a bid to resolve the long-running jobs dispute, efforts to find a way forward have failed. The 183 drivers, of which 180 are Unite members, have now rejected an improved redundancy offer from Eddie Stobart, and announced they will commence continuous strike action from the 6 December. The union believes this will be […]