Juice brand Tropicana has renewed and extended its distribution contract with Seafield Logistics.Seafield will transport loads from France and Belgium to the UK, using its freight forwarding arm based in Aylesham in Kent. In January, Tropicana extended its contract with Seafield include the movement of finished stock from Hermes, near Paris, to Haverhill in Cambridgeshire for 12 months. The firm, which runs a fleet of over 120 vehicles across six sites, will use both refrigerated and ambient vehicles to service […]
LPG supplier AvantiGas has extended its partnership with Wincanton, extending its contract by five years in a £30m deal. Wincanton runs a 40-vehicle fleet, from seven sites across the UK for AvantiGas, distributing LPG to commercial and domestic consumers. Driver numbers ranging from 56 during peak winter months to between 30 and 40 during the summer. Chris Kingshott, MD, manufacturing, at Wincanton, says the redeployment of assets and drivers to other Wincanton contracts with seasonal demands ensures that AvantiGas distribution […]
John Lewis has awarded a three year contract to Hermes, which will see the parcel carrier handle 48-hour home deliveries for parcels under 15kg. Parcels will be collected from the retailer’s regional depots six days per week and delivered to Hermes’ national hub in Nuneaton, Warwickshire, where they will be sorted. They will then be transported to one of Hermes’ regional depots and distributed to customers via one of its 7,500 couriers across the UK. The firm, who handle a […]
Howard Tenens has revealed details of the two year contract it won with self service coffee firm Costa Express in January.