Howard Tenens has revealed details of the two year contract it won with self service coffee firm Costa Express in January. The contract covers collection of products from the supplier into Howard Tenens’ Andover hub in Hampshire, as well as delivery of palletised loads to six satellite depots in Ashby-de-la-Zouch in Leicestershire, Boston in Lincolnshire, Belshill in Glasgow, Manchester, Newcastle and Sunbury-on-Thames in south west London. The contract also includes next day delivery of coffee beans, flavoured syrups, stirrers, cups […]
Brit European Transport is investing in a fleet of 24 new dual-fuel vehicles to service a contract with long-term customer and construction equipment manufacturer JCB. The firm, which has worked with JCB for 15 years, has just signed a new five-year deal with optional two-year extension to distribute finished JCB products from production sites in Staffordshire to dealers and export ports around the country. The dual-fuel trucks, all Mercedes-Benz Actros diesel/compressed natural gas (CNG) 6×2 tractive units, are being brought […]
Wincanton has reversed heavy losses and is “back on track” – despite a 9.6% fall in turnover – after a turbulent two years that saw it sell its loss-making European activities and exit a poor performing market in the UK.