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 […]
Hermes has opened two depots in Coventry and Carlisle, bringing its network of depots and hubs to a total of 24. The parcel firm says the new sites are necessary to accommodate the expected growth in parcel volumes ahead of the Christmas peak. The new depot in Coventry is expected to handle around 24,000 parcels per day, with this total rising to 43,000 over the Christmas period, while the Carlisle site will handle 6,500 parcels each day for the firm. […]
Clipper Logistics has won a contract with accessories and beauty products retailer Claire’s. The contract will cover the management and transport for Claire’s’ first online operation for consumers across the UK and Europe.
Bibby Distribution has had its contract with retail and corporate interiors fitter and supplier Havelock extended by one year.