Lime supplier Lhoist UK has awarded a new long-term distribution contract to Abbey Logistics Group. The operator will deliver lime products to Lhoist’s customers in the construction, waste water, drinking water, food, agriculture, flue gas treatment, chemistry and soil stabilisation industries. The contract will cover deliveries from Lhoist’s quarries in Hindow, Derbyshire and Kirkby Stephen, Derbyshire, using a core fleet of tankers in two different sizes. Abbey’s commercial director, Dave Coulson, said: “This latest contract award is testament to how […]
TNT Express has seen a drop in both turnover and operating profit, following the loss of a contract with a major fashion retailer in the UK.
Bardon, Leicestershire-based Jigsaw has extended its distribution contract with Grace Foods. The logistics network, made up of 10 haulage partners with the majority share owned by CM Downton, improved the consistency of deliveries since it took over transport for Grace from an in-house operation in 2009. Grace produces a range of Caribbean, Oriental and Mexican food and drink products with brands including Nurishment, Encona, Grace, Dunn’s River and Silk Road. It supplies supermarkets, specialist retailers, wholesalers and cash & carries […]