DHL Supply Chain has secured a five-year contract to manage the warehousing and distribution of aftermarket parts for Volvo Cars. It will manage four shared use local DCs on Volvo’s behalf, deliveries to which will be made through the night by DHL’s Auto Alliance collaborative network. The network uses a series of cross-docks throughout the UK to minimise cost. It will also provide same-day deliveries of car parts to 120 dealerships across the UK under the deal. DHL will use […]
Kitchen supplier Howdens Joinery has awarded a three-year contract to Wincanton, after ending its relationship with DHL Supply Chain earlier this year.
Wilson James has won a five-year contract with University College London (UCL) to act as logistics partner for the university’s Bloomsbury Transformation Programme.
The recent heatwave has seen massive spikes in retail volumes for chilled and frozen goods, according to DHL Supply Chain. The UK’s largest logistics firm said the hot weather in July had seen demand for bottled water rise by 45% and soft drink volume increase by 35%.