Coca-Cola Enterprises (CCE) has axed its direct-to-store delivery operation, as it looks for a more efficient way to distribute its products. Announced last month, the own-account operator proposes to partner with wholesalers for its remaining direct-delivery customers, as it expects they will continue to choose “alternative” delivery arrangements. The changes will affect CCE’s sites in Bristol, East Kilbride, Northampton, Wakefield, Sidcup in south-east London and an unspec-ified location in north London. A CCE spokeswoman said: “CCE has maintained its direct-delivery […]
More than 40 drivers at Allied Bakeries’ Saltney DC are facing redundancy, after the baker confirmed this week it is to close the depot in November as part of an overhaul of its distribution network.
TNT UK saw its finances tumble into the red last year following the loss of a major contract, posting a £6.4m loss just a year after it quadrupled its pre-tax profit.