Wincanton has been awarded a new contract with manufacturing firm Taylor and revealed its new finance director. The new contract sees Wincanton managing all of Taylor’s domestic transport. Taylor produces four-wheeled galvanised steel containers and said the arrangement would help it widen its geographical reach as well as offer its customers more flexibility and faster delivery times. Chris Kingshott, MD of manufacturing at Wincanton, said: “Our scale and experience in managing outsourced transport operations means that Taylor’s management can focus […]
Wincanton has warned of “trading profit headwinds” that it experienced in April, May and June, but expects pre-tax profit to remain inline with expectations.
Norbert Dentressangle has won a contract with Spanish yacht furniture manufacturer Cándido Hermida, to transport product between Spain and the UK.
More than 400 Argos employees have gone on strike over the proposed transfer of almost 100 drivers to Eddie Stobart Logistics.