Owens (Road Services) has opened a three-acre depot in Wrexham to service its recently-awarded contract with Ball Packaging. The new contract will cover all of Ball Packaging’s transport to customers in the UK. It also provides warehousing and transport on a just-in-time basis to one of Ball’s unnamed customers in Newport, south Wales. Barry Evans, strategic business development manager at Owens, told Motortransport.co.uk that work on the two-year contract began on 7 April. The site in Wrexham, which covers three […]
Hermes chief executive Carole Woodhead has revealed some of its expansion plans for 2014, as it wins a new contract with jewellery retailer Cadenzza.
Smyths Toys Superstores has awarded Wincanton a one year distribution contract to handle the toy retailer’s nationwide deliveries. The contract will see Wincanton manage product distribution from the retailer’s warehouse in Newcastle-under-Lyme to its 39 stores across the UK. “When we began to look for a logistics partner we had a clear vision that we needed a provider with the scale and flexibility to meet our busy peak periods, such as the run-up to Christmas, to achieve maximum sales potential,” […]
White goods manufacturer Indesit has extended its UK national bulk transport contract with Jigsaw in a deal worth £15m.