Tesco has taken delivery of 28 Volvo FM tractor-units for operation in Northern Ireland. The new trucks will operate out of the supermarket’s Belfast and Antrim DCs, and take its fleet in the province to 35 trucks and 155 trailers. Nine more Volvo FMs are due for delivery before December too, all via Dennison Commercials. John Larosa, regional engineer for Tesco Distribution, said: “We have a very strong partnership with Dennisons for fifteen years now, since Tesco was first introduced […]
Tesco fleet engineer Caroline Milnes might have had little truck experience, but she and her team are obviously doing something right.
Tesco will offer customers a same-day online grocery delivery service across the UK by the end of August.
Wincanton has won a multi-million pound, five-year contract to set up and run a new DC in London for supermarket giant Morrisons. The deal will see Wincanton handle transport and warehousing for Morrisons from a 100,000sq-ft cross-dock facility to open in Feltham, west London early next year. The Feltham DC will be Morrisons’ first in London to be dedicated to serving its “M Local” convenience stores. It recently announced plans to open 20 new M Local stores across the UK […]