Operators need to become better at walking away from uneconomical contracts, according to a supply chain expert, who pointed to KFC’s issues with its new DHL Supply Chain contract as a cautionary tale.
Palletways has introduced evening deliveries to its service offering, allowing it to deliver to customers for 12 hours every day.
Axis Fleet Management has appointed a new business development and key accounts manager to look after its UK-wide accounts and manage its customer base in the North East of England.
TNT UK made a pre-tax loss for the fourth year running in 2017, during a lengthened reporting period that brings the company in-line with parent company FedEx’s financial year.
DAF dealer group Imperial Commercials has a new MD.
Women in Logistics has been incorporated into the CILT, and will operate within it as the newly formed Women in Logistics Forum.
Palletways member Speed Welshpool has hired a new sales manager to fuel growth.
DPD has been given the go ahead to build its fifth UK hub, which it expects to go live in October 2020.
Culina Group business Morgan McLernon has appointed Shane Kilpatrick as its new commercial director.
Operators of all sizes need to stay ahead of the curve on low-emission freight technology or risk being left behind.