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 […]
Bristol-based contract hire rental firm Gulliver’s Truck Hire is growing rapidly, and made the Top 20 in the 2015 CV Informer league table of top rental companies with almost 6,000 assets, up from number 27 in 2013.
DHL Supply Chain has taken over operations at Marks & Spencer’s Swindon DC, which was formerly managed by Wincanton.
Wincanton has found home is where the heart is as customers in the DIY and home retail sectors drove growth at the operator. At the same time it has begun surgery to return its industrial and transport division to health.