Wincanton has secured a three-year contract renewal from Total, covering the management of its refinery maintenance warehouse. The operator, which won the initial contract in 2007, will continue to manage the warehouse at the Lindsey Oil Refinery in South Killingholme, North Lincolnshire on the fuel supplier’s behalf. It also plans to take on two apprentices at the site to work on the contract. Among other responsibilities, the deal covers receiving inbound deliveries, making on-site chemical and gas deliveries and stock […]
Clipper Logistics has won a contract to operate an efulfilment solution for the trading arm of military charity Help for Heroes.
Haulage bosses from six fuel distribution firms are due to resume talks with the Unite union this morning (10 April) following the Easter weekend. Conciliation service Acas is leading the discussions, which kicked off last Wednesday (4 April) and continued for two days, over tanker drivers’ training, safety and employment conditions. Acas chief conciliator Peter Harwood says of the talks so far: “The discussions have been constructive, with the parties positively engaged and committed to the process.” If talks fail, […]
The United Kingdom Warehousing Association (UKWA) has appointed Bibby Distribution’s Tony Mohan as its new chairman, taking over from John Maguire who has held the role since 2011.