Market analysts Analytiqa has teamed up with FireDog Research – set up by former SfL chief executive Ross Moloney (pictured) – to launch a benchmarking service enabling logistics operators to find out how their company compares with their peers in a range of HR and customer related KPIs. The new service has been launched because “whilst measuring operational performance is taken for granted in supply chains, little time and thought is given by manufacturers, retailers and 3PLs to evaluate the success, or […]
Culina has named food giant General Mills as the ‘anchor’ client at its new 280,000ft² ambient logistics facility at Port Salford.
DPD is to deploy and additional 200 staff and open an extra London depot to minimise disruption resulting from the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. As part of its plans during the games, the company says it will: • open an additional facility near its London Bridge depot; • increase the number of routes operating from all its London depots; • extend its early delivery times between 5am and 7am and also offer to deliver from 6pm to 9pm. • […]
The Co-operative Food Group has once again reassured its HGV drivers that there are no plans to outsource the remainder of its operation, after the planned transfer of staff in the West Midlands to Eddie Stobart is complete.