ACS&T has announced a 10-year deal with Ticco Foods, which will see it run a new 1,500-pallet temperature-controlled distribution centre at Colnbrook in Berkshire and to take over operation of Ticco’s 12-strong van delivery fleet. The agreement will provide third parties with access to the direct delivery fleet, creating a shared-user, final mile delivery platform that will charge per case, said ACS&T. The new Colnbrook site was launched in late June and includes ambient, chilled and frozen areas. ACS&T will […]
Wincanton has sealed a deal with ambient grocery firm LDH (La Doria) to provide warehousing.
UPS has acquired temperature-controlled operator Polar Speed for an undisclosed sum.
Paint and sealant supplier PPG Industries has renewed its contract with Norbert Dentressangle for a further 18 months. PPG, which provides paint, coatings and sealant for the UK Ministry of Defence and customers in the construction, industrial, consumer and transportation markets, has extended the contract to include next day delivery. The new contract will see Norbert make over 1,600 deliveries per month to aerospace and automotive customers. The majority of orders will be delivered during the day with a few […]