Oldham-based warehousing and distribution firm TT Express has been named the 2015 winner of the Tesco Primary Haulier of the Year award. The firm clinched the win – which was assessed on various factors including number of loads delivered successfully, overall consistency of service level and quality of communications – at the retailer’s annual Primary Distribution Supplier Conference in Chester on 6 May. TT Express general manager Vlad Costache said the company, which has embarked on a large-scale business review […]
Hargreaves Logistics is to adopt a franchise programme to boost subcontractor retention and create a more flexible fleet.
Tesco has gone live with a Microlise routeing system after a six week installation operation.
Norbert Dentressangle’s five-year, £100m contract with Comet is in the hands of administrator Deloitte following the biggest high street collapse since Woolworths in 2008. Wincanton, Comet’s previous logistics partner, walked away from a warehousing and distribution deal with Comet on 30 April after it was unable to agree terms with OpCapita, the equity company that bought the chain at the start of 2012 from Kesa Electricals. A spokeswoman for ND said: “We continue to operate our contracts with Comet Group, […]