A combination of winning and retaining business and improving efficiency helped turnover and pre-tax profit at Wincanton grow in the first half of this year. The operator’s results for the six months to 30 September 2014 revealed that pre-tax profit grew by nearly a third to £12.7m, compared to £9.7m in the same period last year. Turnover also increased to £550.9m from £542.2m. Speaking to Motortransport.co.uk, Wincanton chief executive Eric Born said the 3PL’s focus continued to be on winning […]
The future of Hellmann Worldwide Logistics’ UK operation has not yet been ensured, with its German parent company still locked-in discussions with its lenders over a refinancing deal.
Brewer Molson Coors has renewed its primary distribution and DC management contract with DHL Tradeteam, extending their relationship to mid-2015.
Norbert Dentressangle has won a four-year contract with hand and power tool supplier Toolbank, covering distribution to stores and Christmas peak warehousing.