DHL Supply Chain has had its contract with Boots UK extended by five years. The operator will continue to cover national cross-docking and transport to the high street retailer’s 2,500 stores nationwide until 2018, including chilled transport. The extended contract,which builds on a 15-year relationship, will also see DHL manage national primary distribution from Boots’ main site in Beeston, Nottinghamshire, working closely with its two chilled DCs and 14 cross-dock sites. Boots will also share loads with other high street […]
Community Foods has signed a three-year contract with Knights of Old for the distribution of its organic food range across the UK.
XPO Logistics has won a storage and distribution contract with toy manufacturer VTech.
Haulage consortium Harlequin Logistics has injected some snap, crackle and pop into its five members after revealing that its first contract has been signed with Kellogg’s. Harlequin will deliver some 15,000 Kellogg’s loads per year from the cereal manufacturers depot in Manchester to retailers’ RDCs, wholesalers and cash and carry outlets nationwide. Founder Paul Smith told MT earlier this month (6 Feb) that it was also set to start work on a second, as yet undisclosed, contract, this month with […]