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 […]
Wincanton has warned that a decline in customers’ volumes and a reduced demand for warehousing will “adversely affect” the business in the next 12 months. In a trading update issued today (Tuesday 3 April), the group says that while it has successfully retained and won new contracts across all sectors, market conditions in retail, FMCG and containers have been challenging. It adds that a number of its customers are seeing a decline in volumes, which is resulting in reduced demand […]
Asset Alliance Group has opened a two-acre depot near Leeds hosting a range of stock for leasing, contract hire and rental purposes.
KFC has stripped DHL Supply Chain of some of its supply chain and distribution work, returning to previous incumbent Bidvest Logistics after the operator’s failure to deliver.