Wincanton has won a contract extension with Waitrose for storage and distribution of wines and spirits to 357 UK outlets, which include supermarkets, motorway service stations, Ocado and Waitrose Cellar sites. The extension takes the partnership between Waitrose and Wincanton to more than 20 years. From its HMRC-approved, bonded warehouse facility in West London, Wincanton co-ordinates the distribution of more than 10 million cases of alcohol for the retailer. Wincanton uses its core fleet for the contract, bringing in extra […]
UK Warehousing Association (UKWA) chief executive Roger Williams is to hand over the reins later this month to his successor, Peter Ward (pictured), following 15 years at the organisation.
The basket of MT shares has only drifted northwards by 7p in the past seven days. But growth at the rate of a penny a day is a fair old shift for a traditionally quiet time of year in the road transport industry, indicating that there is a lot of sentiment backing the success of Britain’s transport firms.