Gist has expanded its contract with Young’s Seafood with additional volumes out of its sites in Grimsby and Fraserburgh. The two parties have worked together for 30 years and Young’s Seafood chief supply chain and procurement officer Stuart Caborn said that Gist’s approach “makes them an ideal partner in our virtual integration programme, which brings together our strategic partners into a project team, collaboratively driving value to deliver mutual benefits to all parties”. Meanwhile Gist is also expanding its facilities […]
Gist has re-branded and restructured the European arm of its business, bringing several different operating companies and centres under one roof. In 2005 Gist acquired G Van Dongen Holdings, a conglomerate of seven temperature-controlled operators based in the Netherlands and Spain, with a customer base including Flowerplus, Fritolay, Maersk, and Tetrapak. Now, all seven businesses will run under the Gist banner from a central hub in Bleswijk, the Netherlands. Chief executive Martin Gwynn explained: “Traditionally these businesses have been running […]
Unite members at Gist have been advised to accept a proposed increase in paid holiday after the two parties reached an agreement, avoiding a strike which was scheduled for 30 August.
Supply chain provider Gist has extended its services for soft fruit producer Berry Gardens after 20 years of working with the business.