Retailer Poundland has extended its South East distribution contract with DHL Supply Chain.The contract will now be ran out of DHL’s new £7m Hoddesdon DC in Hertfordshire, where the operator will oversee all transport operations and deliver over 13,000 pallets a week to over 4.5 million customers. Poundland will share its fleet and transport management with another DHL customer. Jon Wood, VP of non food retail at DHL Supply Chain, said: “Our innovative collaboration strategy and ability to support Poundland’s […]
Dawsongroup Finance has won a major leasing contract worth £15m to supply trucks and trailers to an unnamed supermarket chain, allowing it to expand its delivery capacity over the Christmas period.
Wincanton Logistics has strengthened its ties with Sainsbury’s following the award of a major warehousing and distribution deal with the supermarket giant. The three-year contract to handle the majority of business for Sainsbury’s Local convenience stores across London is a welcome boost for the South-west operator following the recent loss of a £100m contract with electrical retailer Comet. Sainsbury’s will be building a new distribution centre in Thameside, south east London to handle the work, which is due to start […]