Wood flooring importer Lionvest Trading (UK) has extended its warehousing and distribution contract with Southampton-based Meachers Global Logistics. Meachers and Lionvest have worked together for the past eight years, and the three-year contract extension is the third such deal during this time. As part of the on-going relationship, Meachers will continue to receive, store and distribute all of Lionvest’s UK stock, which includes more than 1,000 oversized pallets a year. Mark Warrington, shipping manager at Lionvest, said: “Meachers provides us […]
“Draconian” sanctions are increasingly being imposed on firms in the supply chain who make honest mistakes when dealing with non-duty-paid goods, the United Kingdom Warehousing Association (UKWA) has warned.
Clipper Logistics Group has been awarded a contract with Wilkinson to handle its internet sales operation. It has been offering a range of customer delivery options for the retailer, including home delivery and click and collect from store, since the contract began in early autumn. The retail logistics provider will service the contract out of its e-fulfilment centre in Ollerton, Notts, with Wilkinson taking up 110,000ft² of space in the new 150,000ft² extension completed earlier this year. Clipper managing director […]
The HGV driver training apprenticeship has been given the official go ahead with the government’s confirmation of apprenticeship funding today.