Wines and spirits supplier Pernod Ricard Group has renewed its UK warehousing and distribution contract with Wincanton, extending their relationship by five years. The operator has provided warehousing, repacking and customer distribution for Pernod Ricard’s brands, which include Absolut, Jameson, Jacob’s Creek and Campo Viejo, since 1995. The new part of the contract will see Wincanton handle over seven million cases annually from its bonded warehouse in Corby, Northamptonshire. It will also be responsible for duty stamping individual bottles, repackaging […]
Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) will become the tenant of the UK’s largest ever single occupier logistics park when construction is completed next year.
To many people the name Unipart is associated with the aftermarket parts supplier for British Leyland and later Rover Group, and that is indeed how the company started back in 1974. But today the Unipart Group is a diverse £1bn a year multinational logistics, manufacturing and consulting business working in the automotive, manufacturing, retail and rail industries.
Kuehne+Nagel’s decision to sell a major part of its UK business last year resulted in a 9.3% fall in turnover in its international contract logistics division in the first quarter of 2021, the group reported this week.