The Highways Agency has renewed a contract with Norbert Dentressangle to manage the storage and distribution of goods in support of road repairs and maintenance throughout the country. The contract, which ND originally won in 2009 and has now been extended to 2015, is serviced from a 100,000ft² area at the firm’s shared-user site in Telford. It involves storing some 1,500 SKUs, from matrix signs to nuts and bolts, and delivering them either to the agency’s regional maintenance contractors or […]
A strike by drivers and warehouse staff at the Motherwell site of logistics giant XPO Logistics (formerly Norbert Dentressangle) has been suspended after last-minute negotiations between the company and union Unite.
Strong growth in its logistics division helped offset declining revenues from transport at Norbert Dentressangle last year, leaving the firm’s turnover almost 4% up with a fractional increase in profitability.