Supermarket giant Tesco has appointed Andrew Woolfenden as its new UK distribution director, following the naming last week of former incumbent Alex Laffey as chief executive of Eddie Stobart. Woolfenden, who has already taken up his new job, has held numerous senior roles within Tesco, most recently an 11 month stint as retail director with responsibility for 200 stores in the south of the UK. He also worked as distribution director for fresh and frozen foods at the supermarket chain […]
GV Group (Gate Ventures), which owns several brands offering logistics services within the foodservice sector, has appointed Darren Weeks as its group business director.
A road transport lawyer has warned that a case that saw Stobart (Ireland) Driver Services, a division of Eddie Stobart Logistics, pay compensation to 21 drivers for alleged breaches to their weekly rest periods could have an effect on decisions made in the UK.
Eddie Stobart Logistics is in talks with an unnamed company to acquire it in a deal valued at around £50m