Kuehne + Nagel has been awarded a four year contract with Waitrose to operate its new NDC in Milton Keynes. The contract begins this month and will see it manage the 950,000ft² ambient NDC, soon to open at Milton Keynes’ Magna Park. The operator has applied to the traffic commissioner for an O-licence authorisation of 100 vehicles and 180 trailers at the site. As reported by Motortransport.co.uk last year all operations and the 350 staff at the existing 319,000ft² Celestia […]
DHL has won a £100m contract with electrical goods manufacturer Panasonic that will see it manage its warehousing and transportation. The contract will see DHL carry out order fulfillment of electronic goods, manage a shared warehouse operation, and look to enhance Panasonic’s domestic transport operation. DHL Supply Chain MD of specialist services for the UK and Ireland, Paul Richardson, said: “This is a significant solution that has been constructed in a very short timescale. Throughout, we have taken a truly […]
Although Clugston can trace its roots back almost 120 years to 1895, when the grandfather of current chairman John Clugston set up a builders merchants in Scunthorpe, it celebrated its official 75th anniversary since incorporation last year.