Jack Richards & Son has won a contract with barbeque manufacturer Alfresco Concepts and has had its contract with solid fuels supplier Big K Products extended. The Norfolk-based operator, which is part of Palletways, will deliver Alfresco Concepts’ ‘Big Green Egg’ cooker across the UK. It has also leased a 12,000ft² warehouse to the firm, where it will be able to provide a bespoke assembly line for the product. Dominic Purslow, depot principle at Jack Richards & Son, said: “Alfresco […]
German automotive product supplier Brose has extended its contract with Gefco by three years. The new part of the contract will see Gefco deliver products from Brose’s production site in Coventry to one of its customers in Redditch. The original contract, held since 2005, already sees Gefco deliver vehicle seat frames to its Coventry site. The operator will initially use its own fleet, but as volumes grow Gefco will provide dedicated vehicles in the Brose livery. Gefco UK sales and […]
Smyths Toys Superstores has awarded Wincanton a one year distribution contract to handle the toy retailer’s nationwide deliveries. The contract will see Wincanton manage product distribution from the retailer’s warehouse in Newcastle-under-Lyme to its 39 stores across the UK. “When we began to look for a logistics partner we had a clear vision that we needed a provider with the scale and flexibility to meet our busy peak periods, such as the run-up to Christmas, to achieve maximum sales potential,” […]
TNT Express has won a contract to become the exclusive express delivery provider for musical instrument and audio equipment manufacturer and Gibson.