Kuehne + Nagel has been awarded a four year contract with Waitrose to operate its new NDC in Milton Keynes. The contract begins this month and will see it manage the 950,000ft² ambient NDC, soon to open at Milton Keynes’ Magna Park. The operator has applied to the traffic commissioner for an O-licence authorisation of 100 vehicles and 180 trailers at the site. As reported by Motortransport.co.uk last year all operations and the 350 staff at the existing 319,000ft² Celestia […]
Mars has renewed its regional distribution contract with Fowler Welch, extending the relationship by two years.
Potter Group Logistics has had its storage and distribution contract with Greencore Grocery extended by a further two years. The contract, worth approximately £3.2m, sees Potter group storing and moving ambient finished products for the manufacturer to customers in retail and foodservice sectors. Greencore Grocery has now retained Potter Group Logistics as its third party logistics partner for 12 years, storing its ingredients and packaging at Potter’s Selby DC. In 2009, this business was extended to include the storage and […]
The owners of Magna Park DC in Lutterworth are to extend the facility by six million ft² to the north, aiming to create more than 7,000 new jobs and a specialist technical college at the site when completed.