Bibby Distribution has moved into chilled and frozen logistics after securing a three-year contract with supermarket discounter Netto. The deal will see Bibby provide full frozen, chilled and ambient food logistics for Netto, which opened five stores in the North of England last year and plans a further 10 by the end of 2015. Bibby will manage stock from a central multi-retailer RDC in Scunthorpe, and will provide a dedicated fleet of multi-temperature reefer trailers with tail-lifts. The logistics firm […]
Bibby Distribution has named Oliever Hecht as its new MD.
Clipper Logistics has won a new contract with Swedish children’s clothes retailer Polarn O. Pyret. It sees Clipper provide logistics from its Ollerton facility, as well as a warehousing arrangement that will allow expansion of Polarn’s current product range and offer store replenishment it its second phase, reducing the lead time of stock from Sweden. Leeds-based Clipper will handle around 5,500 SKUs, which will fulfill clothing orders in the UK and Ireland. The company says it was awarded the contract […]