Turkey farmer and supplier Bernard Matthews has renewed its storage and distribution contract with XPO Logistics for a further three years. Under the terms of the contract, XPO manages the food company’s national frozen storage facility and product distribution. Additionally, the operator handles seasonal fresh and frozen storage and distribution of Christmas turkeys; a time-sensitive operation with “fast production to deliver time scales”. XPO originally won the contract back in 2012, when it was operating under the Norbert Dentressangle name. […]
Gist reported a £33m pre-tax profit in 2020, bouncing back from a loss the previous year caused by £28.5m in costs incurred due to the closure of its pension scheme to new members.
XPO Logistics has been awarded the contract to manage a new fulfilment centre in Lichfield, Staffordshire for online fashion retailer ASOS.