St Austell Brewery has renewed its UK distribution contract with XPO Logistics From its Avonmouth facility, XPO Logistics transports products from St Austell Brewery’s manufacturing site and Cornish DC in St Columb, to consolidation depots and regional DCs across the country. XPO Logistics’ high service levels, national network and supply chain expertise are instrumental in supporting the brewery’s growth plans. Kevin Andrews, St Austell Brewery supply chain manager, said: “XPO Logistics has established a strong platform to provide an excellent […]
Kuehne + Nagel (K+N) is to invest £5m in multi-temperature distribution centres and a fleet of 60 vehicles for a long term new food service customer, Spirit Pub Company. K+N sees food service as a significant growth market, already representing £50m of its UK contract logistics business, much of it with Whitbread, where volumes have grown 50% to 31m cases a year since 2008. Spirit demerged in September 2011 from Punch Taverns, and is one of the UK’s leading pub […]
Expect Distribution has begun 2021 as it ended last year, winning two new contracts with pharmaceutical and panelling clients.
DPD has signed a partnership deal with online fashion retailer ASOS to pick up charitable donations of clothes from its customers at the same time as delivering their orders.