Bibby Distribution has opened a new 212,000 ft² warehouse and distribution facility and taken on more than 100 additional staff in Corby, Northants, to serve a major contract with Japanese food group Mizkan. Bibby will manage the UK warehousing and distribution for famous food brands, including Sarson’s vinegar, Haywards pickled vegetables and Branston Pickle at the 30,000 pallet-capacity facility in an initial three-year contract with Mizkan. The two firms chose Corby as the optimum location between Mizkan’s production points and […]
Wincanton has been awarded a five year contract expansion with Morrisons, handling the logistics for its convenience stores in the North.
DHL has won a £100m contract with electrical goods manufacturer Panasonic that will see it manage its warehousing and transportation. The contract will see DHL carry out order fulfillment of electronic goods, manage a shared warehouse operation, and look to enhance Panasonic’s domestic transport operation. DHL Supply Chain MD of specialist services for the UK and Ireland, Paul Richardson, said: “This is a significant solution that has been constructed in a very short timescale. Throughout, we have taken a truly […]
City Link has ordered 85 new Lawrence David single-decker trailers in the second stage of its strategy to update 40% of its trailer fleet by the summer.