Chilled food specialist NFT Distribution has appointed Ross Eggleton to the newly created role of chief operating officer with immediate effect. He takes on responsibility for ensuring operational excellence across NFT’s transport and warehouse operations. Eggleton joins NFT from WM Morrison Supermarkets where he was logistics and supply chain director. Before that his roles included senior positions at Asda and 3PL Lloyd Fraser Group. Earlier this year, NFT, which is owned by EmergeVest, strengthened its executive team with Nick Winder […]
NFT has won what it has described as a “significant contract” to provide UK-wide temperature-controlled distribution to Southern Salads.
NFT Distribution is to fit low rolling resistance tyres across its fleet of 430 tractor units and 550 trailers.
NFT is urging food manufacturers and retailers to bring forward availability and adopt strict dispatch time policies during the Olympics, or face a failure to sell their goods in the event of delays. The chilled distribution specialist says real-time monitoring and communication of sales will be key to the success of the supply chain during the Games. “Retailers and manufacturers must reserve capacity at the earliest opportunity to ensure delivery on shelf,” says NFT supply chain director Alex Fisher. He […]