Wincanton has won a new three-year contract with Wickes to deliver large bulky items to customers’ homes. The operation was previously conducted in-house by the retailer, but Wincanton director of home and DIY Paul Durkin said the operator’s experience and specialist equipment would “enhance customer experience and improve efficiency”. Wincanton will deliver products such as bags of building materials, bricks and blocks from Wickes’s store hubs across the country. Wincanton had not responded to a request for comment on who […]
Norbert Dentressangle will cease providing warehousing and distribution services to collapsed retail chain Comet from tomorrow (21 December). Last month the operator warned its five-year £100m contract with Comet, which it only signed earlier this year, was in the hands of the retail chain’s administrator Deloitte. At the start of this week Deloitte closed the last of the retail chain’s stores in the absence of an acceptable offer for the whole business. Richard Cawston, business unit director at Norbert Dentressangle, […]
Wincanton has built on its relationship with Ikea with a new three-year home delivery contract.
Wincanton has won a six year warehousing and distribution contract with Basmati rice producer Tilda.