Bibby Distribution is to operate a third primary consolidation centre (PCC) for Morrisons, with a further two planned by mid-2015 as part of the supermarket’s strategy to boost the efficiency of its national network. The new 10,000-pallet Kent hub will consolidate regular deliveries from suppliers in the South-East, where a Bibby-designed software system will create multi-vendor loads of mixed inventory lines to be taken to RDCs nationwide. Bibby said this approach would enable Morrisions’ store network to benefit from ‘little […]
Michael Chambers has taken on the role of new chief executive at logistics firm Gist following the retirement of Martin Gwynn.
A sting in the tail from the disposal of System Group, coupled with client departures, contract delays and restructuring at its distribution business, saw losses widen at Bibby Supply Chain Services last year.
Bibby Distribution has won a contract with Suzuki to deliver all its motorcycles, marine engines and all-terrain vehicles.