Lloyd Fraser has won a five-year deal with retailer Dunelm Mill.Starting this month, Rugby-based Lloyd Fraser will provide transport services from the Dunelm Mill DC at Stoke. The contract will see the operator delivering stock to the retailer’s entire UK network, which comprises more than 130 stores. Mike Faye, operations director at Lloyd Fraser, said: “This is very much a target market for the Lloyd Fraser Group, and our success in winning this contract reflects our desire to provide the […]
Wincanton has extended its relationship with B&Q, in a deal that sees it handling inbound container logistics as well as planning deliveries across the DIY chain’s national network. The operator, which has managed B&Q’s horticulture distribution for several years, became its sole UK ports-to-distribution centre provider earlier this year. It will handle 15,000 containers a year for B&Q as a result, and by moving a quarter by rail, estimates a CO2 saving of 3,400 tonnes year. Wincanton has also since […]
Cambridgeshire-based ambient food logistics specialist Bretts Transport has said it anticipates “a good profitable year” after reporting a 9.5% increase in turnover for the 12 months to the end of March.