Drinks distributor London City Bond has won a nationwide distribution contract with wine importer Awin Barratt Siegel (ABS). ABS chose the firm after reviewing its supply chain and the new contract will be operated out of LCB’s 272,000 ft² site in Barking, east London. It will use its own fleet of vehicles to deliver for the customer, giving it real time visibility of all stages of delivery. London City Bond operations director Neil Cowey said: “In our business it is […]
Adjusted EBITDA at Ceva Logistics doubled to $80m (£51.6m) during the second quarter of 2013 as it continues to restructure its balance sheet and experience more growth in the UK.
Kuehne + Nagel (K+N) is to invest £5m in multi-temperature distribution centres and a fleet of 60 vehicles for a long term new food service customer, Spirit Pub Company. K+N sees food service as a significant growth market, already representing £50m of its UK contract logistics business, much of it with Whitbread, where volumes have grown 50% to 31m cases a year since 2008. Spirit demerged in September 2011 from Punch Taverns, and is one of the UK’s leading pub […]
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.