Abbey Logistics Group has renewed its contract with food manufacturer ADM International for the distribution of refined oils and fats across the UK. The contract involves the movement of products from two sites in Purfleet and Erith and sees the relationship between the two firms reaching its 20th year. Dave Coulson, commercial director at Abbey, declined to specify the duration or value of the contract but said the renewal was “great testament to our partnership with ADM over the years […]
Bosses of Britain’s transport operators are optimistic about the prospects for their own companies over the coming year, despite being gloomy about the future of the economy. In the first Logistics Industry Confidence Index compiled by Analytiqa for Barclays Bank and professional services firm Grant Thornton, 88% of senior managers viewed current business conditions as either very or somewhat difficult. Over a quarter (26%) expected conditions to get worse in the next six months and almost half (24%) expect them […]
Scania (Great Britain) has awarded a three-year contract to DHL Supply Chain to manage its aftermarket parts distribution in the UK.
Ceva Logistics has been awarded a three-year contract with tool manufacturer Snap-on Tools UK.