This year, 3PLs have won millions in new and renewed business from retailers, manufacturers and service providers in the UK and beyond; some more business than others. Motortransport.co.uk takes a look at 2013’s top contract wins. Norbert Dentressangle wins £100m ASOS contract ND’s ASOS win in the summer was not only one of the largest in value, but also came with large responsibilities. The operator took the three-year contract from Unipart Logistics, as well as some 1,200 staff. ND is […]
Bosses of Britain’s transport operators are optimistic about the prospects for their own companies over the coming year, despite being gloomy about the future of the economy. In the first Logistics Industry Confidence Index compiled by Analytiqa for Barclays Bank and professional services firm Grant Thornton, 88% of senior managers viewed current business conditions as either very or somewhat difficult. Over a quarter (26%) expected conditions to get worse in the next six months and almost half (24%) expect them […]
Aerospace logistics and warehousing firm B&H Worldwide has won a deal with aircraft parts provider Logix Aero to operate its Heathrow parts facility.
Wincanton has been awarded a new contract with retailer Halfords that will see it become the sole operator of its national transport contract.