Lenham Storage walked away from nonviable business last year rather than compromise its service standards, but the operator’s MD has warned that there has been no let-up in rate pressure since. Keith Abrehart, MD of the Kent-based firm, said of the company’s newly published results: “We have achieved what we consider are satisfactory results for the past financial year because, although low margins have sadly become the norm in our industry, our figures have been achieved within a period of […]
The UKWA has said the decision to leave the EU will have “serious global implications” that will bring “new challenges” to the British transport and warehousing industries.
DHL Supply Chain has joined the Movement to Work scheme, which helps businesses train people aged 18-24.
Wincanton has won a multi-million pound, five-year contract to set up and run a new DC in London for supermarket giant Morrisons. The deal will see Wincanton handle transport and warehousing for Morrisons from a 100,000sq-ft cross-dock facility to open in Feltham, west London early next year. The Feltham DC will be Morrisons’ first in London to be dedicated to serving its “M Local” convenience stores. It recently announced plans to open 20 new M Local stores across the UK […]