Wincanton has won a home delivery and distribution contract renewal with kitchen firm Magnet. The deal sees the continuation of Wincanton’s two-man home delivery service from Magnet’s North East manufacturing plant in Darlington to the manufacturer’s UK customer base. The logistics firm makes around 40,000 deliveries per year of kitchen furniture, appliances and internal joinery products for Magnet. Wincanton added that it would be introducing a fleet of double-deck trailers for work on the contract to help consolidate deliveries. The […]
Ceva Logistics has won a five-year contract to provide a two-man home delivery service for bed manufacturer Silentnight Group. Under the deal, Ceva’s specialist home delivery unit, Ceva Home, will make over 70,000 deliveries a year, collecting mattresses and divan bases from two manufacturing sites in Lancashire and Cumbria and delivering direct to customers six days a week on behalf of national retailers. Customer deliveries will be made predominantly with 7.5 tonne vehicles and will include both assembly of new […]
Juice brand Tropicana has renewed and extended its distribution contract with Seafield Logistics.
Newcastle-under-Lyme Borough Council has extended its contract with Acumen Distribution for kerbside collection of household recyclable waste until 2016. As part of the extension Acumen will now conduct two weekly collections from public bring sites. Acumen has assigned two additional compactor trucks for the new weekly collections, which will join seven other vehicles at other times for regular kerbside collections. The vehicles collect a range of waste including plastic bottles, paper, glass and metals, as well as textiles and food […]