Clipper Logistics has won a contract to manage the supply chain for fashion, fabrics and homeware brand Cabbages & Roses from its Enfield shared-user site. The contract covers deliveries to stores and worldwide distribution for the retailer’s e-commerce operation, both of which were previously serviced in-house. Clipper will use its returns management system to incorporate returned items back into its stock inventory, so they are ready to be dispatched again. It will also provide packaging and fabric-cutting for the retailer, […]
Is a trans-Pennine tunnel really a viable option? How can capacity challenges across major freight routes such as the M62 corridor be tackled? What will make large plcs pick cities in northern England to base their warehousing and logistics operations? These topics and more will be debated at the Freight in the City Spring Summit: Driving Growth in the North on 3 March at Manchester Central (formerly G-Mex).
Palletways and TNT Express have won two separate European distribution contracts with Yankee Candle.
A strong performance in its contract logistics division; the sale of its records management division; and Pullman Fleet Services walking away from two “onerous” loss-making contracts helped Wincanton improve its profit and reduce its net debt in its most recent financial year.