Morrisons has confirmed plans to close the transport operation at its Swan Valley DC in Northampton, bringing in third parties to handle deliveries from the site. The supermarket held an O-licence to run 90 vehicles and 165 trailers out of the site on the Swan Valley industrial estate. A spokesman for the supermarket was unable to confirm how many staff have been affected as a consultation period is still ongoing, but said it will try to find them alternative positions […]
A strong performance in its contract logistics division; the sale of its records management division; and Pullman Fleet Services walking away from two “onerous” loss-making contracts helped Wincanton improve its profit and reduce its net debt in its most recent financial year.
Suttons Group has appointed former Wincanton chief executive Graeme McFaull as its chairman of supply chain and logistics.