Clipper Logistics has secured two contracts: one with luggage brand Antler and another with camping-equipment retailer Go Outdoors. The operator will provide worldwide warehousing and distribution for Antler from its Wynyard Park, Teesside site. The contract will involve collection from Teesport and handling all order fulfillment for Antler’s customers, which include wholesalers, high street retailers and online retailers. Clipper’s operations director Derek Hunt said: “Antler are an exciting addition to our multi-user operations at Wynyard Park and we are delighted […]
Chesterfield-based Hastings Freight has seen off rivals to win the main logistics contract for Henderson’s Relish.
Asda has renewed Wincanton’s contract to manage and operate the supermarket’s DCs in Doncaster and Larne, Northern Ireland. The renewal runs until early 2016, and extends a relationship begun in 2005 at Larne and 2007 in Doncaster, which was Asda’s first NDC for general merchandise. Asda distribution director, Ian Stansfield, said: “Wincanton has demonstrated a real partnership approach with the Asda team and a strong commitment to driving efficiencies and helping us to reduce our carbon footprint in our distribution […]
A combination of winning and retaining business and improving efficiency helped turnover and pre-tax profit at Wincanton grow in the first half of this year.