Essex-based Canute Group has secured a contract renewal from cookware firm Lakeland. The renewed contract involves trunking from Lakeland’s DC in Kendal, Cumbria to Canute’s depots in Warrington, Coventry, Kendal, and Gamston, Nottinghamshire. Products are then delivered to high street retailers overnight so that they are on the shelves the next day. Lakeland chose the operator, which is exhibiting at this year’s Multimodal show, due to the cost and quality of service it provides. Canute has held the contract since it acquired […]
ArrowXL has signed a deal with gym equipment provider Concept2 to handle the delivery of its product range to households across the UK.
Asda Logistics Services is to give vulnerable road user awareness training to its 2,400 in-house drivers as it looks to reduce the risks of driving in urban areas.
DX Group’s largest shareholder has slammed the proposed acquisition of John Menzies Distribution, deeming it a bad deal for shareholders, an attempt to distract from “terrible” operating results and a “face saving exercise for the DX board”.