Although Clugston can trace its roots back almost 120 years to 1895, when the grandfather of current chairman John Clugston set up a builders merchants in Scunthorpe, it celebrated its official 75th anniversary since incorporation last year. Like many long-established firms with roots in construction and transport, Clugston – still based in Scunthorpe in Lincolnshire – has suffered since the recession. Its results for the year to 31 January 2012 showed that the logistics division made an operating loss of […]
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Third-party logistics providers have this year won millions of pounds in business, taking on more work from existing customers as well as winning contracts from new clients. Motortransport.co.uk looks back at some of the highest value and longest contract wins of 2014.