Wincanton has signed a ‘sweet’ new contract with British Sugar, the company responsible for around half of the UK’s sugar. Under the new three-year deal, Wincanton will transport 275,000 tonnes of sugar every year, predominantly from British Sugar’s Wissington base to locations across the UK. Wincanton will also work with British Sugar’s customer management team at the company’s Peterborough HQ, in order to optimise the operation’s efficiency. Wincanton MD Chris Kingshott said: “This new contract is testament to the effectiveness […]
Wincanton has won a three-year extension to its transport management contract with WHSmith.
Plastic Omnium Auto Exterior has extended its contract with Bibby Distribution for a further three years. The contract has grown to include transport from the firm’s new facility in Edison Road, Hams Hall, in addition to warehousing and transport between its manufacturing plants in Measham, Derbyshire, and Faraday Road, Hams Hall. Bibby Distribution also delivers finished products to car manufacturers across the West Midlands and Cheshire. The operator runs fifteen vehicles on behalf of Plastic Omnium Auto Exterior. It also […]
A strong performance in its contract logistics division; the sale of its records management division; and Pullman Fleet Services walking away from two “onerous” loss-making contracts helped Wincanton improve its profit and reduce its net debt in its most recent financial year.