Bibby Distribution has secured a 10-year contract renewal with acrylic product designer and manufacturer Lucite International. The multi-million pound deal will see it continue to manage operations for Lucite at Bibby’s site in Walker Park, Blackburn. The contract covers managing and consolidating inbound products, picking stock, and cutting Perspex and Lucite sheets. It will also pack and organise products for global distribution and will use transport planning teams to manage international exports. The operator uses a dedicated fleet of 20 […]
Palletways has won a £2m, 12-month rolling contract with Better Bathrooms.com that will see the network move some 70,000 pallets a year. Bathroom furniture, accessories and suites will be transported from Palletways hubs in Fradley, Staffs; Greenford, London and Livingston, West Lothian. Two new jobs will also be created at the network as a result. Rob Gittins, UK sales director at Palletways Owned Operations, says: “Over the years, we have built a very sophisticated pallet delivery network and an extensive […]
Bibby Distribution has launched a 12-month apprenticeship scheme to attract school leavers into the logistics sector.
Wincanton has revealed a slew of new business wins and renewed contracts, but is continuing to see competitive pressure across many of is divisions as customers focus on their costs.