Brewer Molson Coors has renewed its primary distribution and DC management contract with DHL Tradeteam, extending their relationship to mid-2015. Tradeteam will remain the exclusive provider of primary distribution between the brewery, Tradeteam depots and customers until June 2015, delivering around 65,000 loads for the drinks firm annually. It will also continue to manage Molson Coors’ national DC in Burton upon Trent and has covered storage and distribution to customers from the site since 2003. Tradeteam MD Gavin Murdoch said: […]
The London Boroughs Consolidation Centre (LBCC) is to go ahead, with the search for a long-term logistics partner for the scheme due to start within weeks.
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 a year from the cereal manufacturer’s 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, later this month, […]
Increased parcel volumes at UK Mail have seen the carrier lower its price-per-drop for delivery drivers in order to remain competitive, angering a union.