Kuehne + Nagel (K+N) has had its contract with aircraft manufacturer Airbus extended until 2016. The contract covers the management of Airbus’ entire production logistics in the UK, as well as in France, Germany and Spain. It will also cover distribution to China. K+N will be responsible for goods receipt, quality inspection, pick and pack, and storage. It will also operate a new hub in Toulouse on Airbus’s behalf, which is due to open this year. The operator has held […]
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 […]
CM Downton has scored a hat-trick of renewals worth £3.5m a year, with three paper and packaging industry clients.