The recent heatwave has seen massive spikes in retail volumes for chilled and frozen goods, according to DHL Supply Chain. The UK’s largest logistics firm said the hot weather in July had seen demand for bottled water rise by 45% and soft drink volume increase by 35%. During the heatwave, which is set to return this weekend, DHL has moved nine million bags of ice cubes and 60 million ice-creams and frozen lollies. Furthermore suncream volumes have increased by 96% […]
XPO Logistics has renewed its contract with frozen food retailer Iceland Foods for warehousing and distribution services.
Rico has bought a majority shareholding in air freight distribution carrier Circle Express as part of a “strategic acquisition” plan.
Washington-based Hawthorn Logistics has taken delivery of its first ever Carrier Transicold Vector HE 19 units, adding 10 multi-temperature and 10 single-temperature versions to its refrigerated trailer fleet, which is now 100% Carrier-cooled.