Advanced Supply Chain has appointed former Eddie Stobart opertions director Peter Kelly as MD of its transport division. Kelly, who has more than 20 years of experience in the industry, will work across all five of the haulier’s UK sites. Advanced Supply Chain chief executive Mike Danby said: “Peter is an important hire for Advanced Supply Chain. His expertise will be fundamental to building our market presence and developing our dynamic and strong team within the transport division. Danby said: […]
Logistics firms have won millions of pounds in new and extended contracts this year from retailers and manufacturers based in the UK and beyond. Here is Motortransport.co.uk’s top 10 contract wins of 2012. Ceva Logistics wins five year Silentnight home delivery contract In June, Ceva revealed that it had won a five-year contract delivering beds for Silentnight Group, taking over from three separate logistics companies. It will make over 70,000 deliveries a year from Silentnight’s manufacturing plants in Cumbria and […]
TNT Express’s Caroline Rose was named Woman of the Year at the 2016 FTA Everywoman in Transport and Logistics Awards.
Advanced Supply Chain plans to begin a freight forwarding operation serving China, which it hopes will open up the country for British businesses. The new plans will extend its existing relationship with Chinese logistics provider Sinotrans and provide import and export at the Pinhu Logistics Centre in Shenzhen, South China, which is operated by Sinotrans. The service, due to begin in 2014, will also offer transport to and from Hong Kong, as the warehouse is close to the Huanggang Port. […]