Menzies Logistics Solutions has won a three year contract with WHSmith, worth £1.5m. The recently launched division of Menzies Distribution, which is branching out into high street logistics from its background in newspaper and magazines, will deliver goods to stores in the north of England. The deal will cover the transport of DVDs, e-readers, confectionery and books to shops in Chester, Manchester, Leeds, Liverpool, Sheffield and York. Goods will be collected from the retailer’s DC in Birmingham, before being delivered […]
An interim agreement has been reached between the DVSA and unions Prospect and the PCS in their long-running dispute over terms and conditions for staff at the government agency.
Haulier consortium Jigsaw, which includes MT Haulier of the Year Downton, Widdowson and Pollock (Scotrans) as members, has been awarded more business from customer Premier Foods. Jigsaw is now responsible for the management of in-bound freight from Premier Foods factories in the East and South-East of England to its DC in Corby, Northants. The original contract only covered distribution operations from Premier Foods Skelmersdale, Lancashire, warehouse. The extra business is being handled using both Jigsaw members and other hauliers. Jigsaw […]
Howard Tenens has revealed details of the two year contract it won with self service coffee firm Costa Express in January.