Seafood company Young’s has extended its relationship with ACS&T Logistics for three years. ACS&T has held a storage and distribution contract with the firm’s foodservice division since the early 1990s. It aims to reduce mileage by cross docking the majority of its deliveries at ACS&T’s Wolverhampton site, by using planning software to identify which orders require cross docking. The firm, which has four operating centres in Wolverhampton, Grimsby, Scarborough and Tewksbury also sends daily stock reports to the seafood supplier […]
Haulage consortium Harlequin Logistics has injected some snap, crackle and pop into its five members after revealing that its first contract has been signed with Kellogg’s. Harlequin will deliver some 15,000 Kellogg’s loads per year from the cereal manufacturers depot in Manchester to retailers’ RDCs, wholesalers and cash and carry outlets nationwide. Founder Paul Smith told MT earlier this month (6 Feb) that it was also set to start work on a second, as yet undisclosed, contract, this month with […]
Premier Logistics has signed a two-year contract with Capitol Tiles, which said it expected its deal with the haulier to “dramatically reduce” damage it had previously seen with pallet networks.