Clipper Logistics has won a UK storage and distribution contract with cigarette manufacturer Philip Morris. The contract involves receiving inbound goods from Philip Morris factories, bonded warehousing and distribution of its cigarette brands, which include Marlboro and Benson & Hedges, across the UK. Clipper will take on responsibility for its products on a phased basis. Clipper executive chairman Steve Parkin said: “Clipper’s extensive expertise in the handling of tobacco products was a key factor in the awarding of this contract, […]
Clipper Logistics’ latest annual pre-tax profits took a hit after it agreed – following lengthy debates with its auditors – that a series of contracts signed at the end of the financial year should be included in the following year’s accounts.
Wincanton has been awarded a new contract with retailer Halfords that will see it become the sole operator of its national transport contract.