DHL Supply Chain has won a two year extension to its NHS Supply Chain contract and has been set a target to deliver £300m of savings by October 2018, operating in a more transparent manner. The NHS has awarded the two year extension to DHL after an NHS review panel rejected the option of extending the contract by five years. The original ten year £850m per annum contract was awarded in 2006, with a five year extension clause, amidst concerted […]
The Woodland Group – parent company to Woodland Logistics – has signed a three year contract with automotive aftermarket supplier Comma Oil and Chemicals.
Wincanton will be back in the black this financial year as the group’s extensive restructuring and disposals programme bears fruit. Wincanton chief executive Eric Born tells MT: “When [we] started this programme we said it would take two years to arrest the decline. We are bang on track. It’s absolutely what I’m expecting.” A year of restructuring and disposals saw it sell its European operations to focus on the UK and Ireland, dispose of its 20% shareholding in Culina Logistics […]
A line-up of 23 speakers from across the logistics industry will take to the stage at Logistics UK’s Future Logistics Conference this summer.