Advanced Supply Chain is closer to reaching his £100m annual turnover goal after it exclusively revealed to MT.co.uk that it has secured deals with a number of retailers. Managing director Mike Danby says that in the past few weeks the haulage company has won contracts with customers including DFS, Trespass, Ashbury Chocolates and John Cotton. Danby, who has stated that Advanced Supply Chain will achieve £100m annual turnover by 2016, believes that his company can also pass on big savings […]
Norbert Dentressangle has won a new logistics contract with catering equipment and commercial refrigeration supplier Valera.
Bibby Distribution has opened a new 212,000 ft² warehouse and distribution facility and taken on more than 100 additional staff in Corby, Northants, to serve a major contract with Japanese food group Mizkan.
Bosses of Britain’s transport operators are optimistic about the prospects for their own companies over the coming year, despite being gloomy about the future of the economy. In the first Logistics Industry Confidence Index compiled by Analytiqa for Barclays Bank and professional services firm Grant Thornton, 88% of senior managers viewed current business conditions as either very or somewhat difficult. Over a quarter (26%) expected conditions to get worse in the next six months and almost half (24%) expect them […]