Wincanton has invested in 80 new Euro- 6 Renaults and Mercedes-Benz as part of its drive to increase efficiency and reduce the environmental impact of its operations. It has also bought 276 curtain-sided trailers, which adhere to the load restraint EN12642 XL accreditation. The company says the vehicles, which include Mercedes-Benz Actros 2543s and Renault series 460.26s, all at 6×2, will cut particulate emissions by 66% and nitrogen oxide by 80% compared to their predecessors. The XL-rated trailers – made […]
Kitchen supplier Howdens Joinery has awarded a three-year contract to Wincanton, after ending its relationship with DHL Supply Chain earlier this year.
URTU members employed by Wincanton working at the HJ Heinz factory near Wigan have voted in favour of industrial action following a pay dispute.
Just over a year after Tuffnells’ management buyout, the irregular dimension and weight (IDW) carrier is hailing a major turnaround, after a loss-making period under previous ownership.