Meachers Global Logistics has had its distribution contract with packaging firm Huhtamaki (UK) extended again. Gosport-based Huhtamaki (UK), manufactures plastic and paper packaging for FMCG goods, fresh foods and catering disposable markets. The new contract, following an extension in 2013, will see the logistics firm manage all of Huhtamaki’s UK and Republic of Ireland distribution. Meachers has worked with Huhtamaki since 2007. Head of supply chain at Huhtamaki UK, Gary Owen, said: “Meachers has continued to provide Huhtamaki with an excellent service […]
National Grid has extended and renewed its contract with DHL for four years.
Cambridge-based Welch’s Transport has won a three year extension to its contract with Paperchase. The firm, which began working for the stationery, cards and gift-wrap manufacturer in 2007, makes collections from the Paperchase’s Thrapston, Northamptonshire DC and delivers to around 120 outlets. Welch’s sales and marketing manager Mike Bentham said the contract win demonstrated the firm’s “consistently high-quality service delivery”, adding that this had “helped beat off a number of eager rivals” for the new business. The contract involves deliveries […]