XPO Logistics has clinched a major logistics contract with food manufacturer Premier Foods. The long-term contract will see the operator provide inbound transport, warehousing and outbound distribution to Premier Food’s customers throughout the UK and Ireland. Premier Foods will relocate its multi-site warehousing operations to a single XPO managed national DC in Tamworth, Staffordshire under a phased transition programme which will see the centre fully operational from mid-2018. XPO is expected to manage around two million pallets a year at […]
2015 saw some shocks in the market; FedEx bidding for TNT Express; XPO Logistics buying Norbert Dentressangle and BCA Marketplace buying Eddie Stobart’s automotive business. But they weren’t the only acquisitions in a year packed with M&A activity. We take a look at some of the deals that changed the industry.
Bridgestone has extended its tyre supply and maintenance deal with dairy farmer co-operative Arla Foods until 2020.