ACS&T has secured a three-year contract extension with foodservice brand Kara to manage outbound storage and distribution. The temperature-controlled specialist will collect frozen burger buns, breads and teacakes directly from Kara’s Manchester manufacturing site for palletised storage at ACS&T’s Wolverhampton hub. Up to 300 pallets per week will then be picked and dispatched to foodservice wholesaler Bidvest 3663. ACS&T and Kara – which belongs to the Fletchers Group of Bakeries – have already worked together for several years. Kevin Shaw, […]
Arla Foods said it had now closed down its Hatfield Peverel site after 32 drivers transferred to Bidvest Logistics.
Supermarket group Morrisons has renewed its contract with Norbert Dentressangle for the operation of two of its distribution centres in Scotland. The new contract, which extends ND’s involvement for a further two years, covers the 575,000ft² composite DC at Bellshill and the Eurocentral 85,000ft² fresh produce DC, also near Glasgow. Christian Salvesen, which ND acquired in 2007 has been involved in the Bellshill DC since it opened in 1989. The site was initially run for Safeway until its takeover by […]
UPS has acquired temperature-controlled operator Polar Speed for an undisclosed sum.