Wincanton’s contract logistics business “is continuing to perform robustly”, it has said, while the company was hit by low volumes in its container business. The first quarter of 2013 saw the operator open a convenience store DC for Morrisons and a similar operation for Sainsbury’s, both serving the London area, the firm revealed in a trading update today (4 April). The trading update, which was issued ahead of its results for the year ended 31 March 2013, also revealed that […]
Sainsbury’s has postponed plans to develop a new regional DC on the outskirts of Exeter, two years after receiving planning permission, as it now has no immediate need for a depot in the area. Ashleigh Wight
Wincanton has signed a new five year contract with cycling and car accessories retailer Halfords, extending the partnership between the two companies to 8 years. Carol Millett
Marks & Spencer has renewed its contract with Norbert Dentressangle for a further five years.