Whistl has branched out into contract logistics and has signed a three-year deal with the Jiffy Packaging Company. Whistl, formerly TNT Post, will manage the onsite transport activities at Jiffy’s Winsford, Cheshire manufacturing site through its logistics division. It will also deliver items such as bubble film, bubble lined mailers, padded bags and sheet foam to Jiffy’s customers including Antalis Packaging, B&Q, Tesco and Spicers. The contract will commence on 1 March. Nick Wells, Whistl chief executive, said: “This is […]
Norbert Dentressangle has won a new logistics contract with catering equipment and commercial refrigeration supplier Valera.
Palletways has won a £2m, 12-month rolling contract with Better Bathrooms.com that will see the network move some 70,000 pallets a year. Bathroom furniture, accessories and suites will be transported from Palletways hubs in Fradley, Staffs; Greenford, London and Livingston, West Lothian. Two new jobs will also be created at the network as a result. Rob Gittins, UK sales director at Palletways Owned Operations, says: “Over the years, we have built a very sophisticated pallet delivery network and an extensive […]
Norbert Dentressangle has signed a four-year contract with the Highways Agency to store and distribute emergency salt for Britain’s roads. The firm is one of five companies responsible for procuring, storing and distributing road salt to the Highways Agency’s service providers across the country. The contract runs until 2016 and builds on ND’s existing relationship with the Highways Agency. In 2010 the firm began storing and distributing items associated with the maintenance of roadside cameras, emergency telephones and signs on […]