Whistl’s logistics division plans to increase the size of its network during the next two years, with plans to move into more “affluent” logistics areas. Logistics division director Dean Hulse told Motortransport.co.uk that its depot network is likely to double in size in 2015/16. It currently operates seven distribution hubs across the UK, equivalent to about one million ft² of warehousing space. Although the service has been up and running for the past 18 months, Hulse said, it has gained […]
A strong performance in its contract logistics division; the sale of its records management division; and Pullman Fleet Services walking away from two “onerous” loss-making contracts helped Wincanton improve its profit and reduce its net debt in its most recent financial year.
Building work for DPD’s £100m East Midlands parcel hub is likely to begin in August, following the granting of planning approval.