CM Downton has scored a hat-trick of renewals worth £3.5m a year, with three paper and packaging industry clients. The Gloucestershire-based firm saw off fierce competition from rival transport companies to renew its existing contracts with Scandinavian paper manufacturer Holmen Paper; newsprint and magazine paper manufacturer Norske Skog; and plastic packaging manufacturer RPC Promens. The two-year deal with Holmen Paper sees Downton handling the distribution of all products coming into Sheerness Docks from Holmen Paper’s Scandinavian paper mills to the […]
XPO Logistics has signed a“multi-million pound” contract with door manufacturer Door-Stop International.
Irish delivery firm Nightline has stepped in to handle most of the express parcels work that had been handled by Target Express prior to its collapse. The company said it had agreed to an “open-ended arrangement” with City Link, which involved handling both collections and deliveries on that carrier’s behalf in the Irish Republic. “We’re delighted to be partners once again with City Link as we had both enjoyed a close working relationship for a decade from the late 1990s,” […]
UPS has opened a new contract logistics centre in North Warwickshire to meet growing demand from its retail and technology customers.