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 […]
Menzies Distribution has seen off the threat of strike action after making an improved pay offer to its 300 drivers and warehouse staff.
Wincanton Logistics has strengthened its ties with Sainsbury’s following the award of a major warehousing and distribution deal with the supermarket giant. The three-year contract to handle the majority of business for Sainsbury’s Local convenience stores across London is a welcome boost for the South-west operator following the recent loss of a £100m contract with electrical retailer Comet. Sainsbury’s will be building a new distribution centre in Thameside, south east London to handle the work, which is due to start […]