Bridgestone has clinched a fleet agreement with CM Downton that sees it extend its existing 10-year tyre care contract. Bridgestone attributed winning the new five year pence-per-kilometre (PPK) deal to a close working relationship with Downton, and its Total Tyre Care package that underpins the company’s aim to offer more miles on the road per-tyre than its competitors. The Total Tyre care package aims to limit tyre related costs by offering new premium tyres, professional tyre maintenance and assistance throughout […]
Ceva Logistics is to operate a European parts DC for aircraft manufacturer Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation.
Wincanton has won a five year storage and distribution contract with children’s toy and furniture manufacturer Worlds Apart. Annually, the contract will see the firm deliver 20,000 orders to around 1,350 locations, including homes and retailers. Wincanton will also oversee the storage of the firms goods, storing approximately 3,300 pallets in its warehouses, a throughput of 18,000 a year. “As we strive forward with our ambitious growth plans and continue to launch new and exciting products onto the market, it […]
Wincanton has delivered a “boringly predictable” set of results for the six months to 30 September 2013, with group turnover down 1.6% at £542.3m and operating profit up 2.1% to £24.2m compared with the same period last year.