Norbert Dentressangle has won a contract with paint supplier Valspar, covering warehousing and deliveries into its retail partner’s network. The operator will cover warehousing and distribution in the UK for Valspar, which recently partnered with a major DIY retailer to offer a full selection of its paint in 350 stores. ND will cover warehousing, picking of orders and delivery into the retailer’s regional distribution network, where they will be cross-docked and delivered directly to stores along with other products for […]
In April, Leicester-based Widdowson achieved a significant milestone: it became the first third party selected by Waitrose to be the supermarket chain’s official logistics partner in the Midlands. Waitrose has previously nominated carriers only to assist with distribution in the North and South. The move demonstrates how far the operator has come since it started life as a coal merchant in the early 1900s – it is registered as AM Widdowson, which stands for Ada Mary, the wife of the […]
Yusen Logistics has begun operations from its new site in Bradville, Milton Keynes.
Continental has awarded a new contract to DHL Supply Chain to provide a next day delivery service for its tyres across England and Wales.