DHL has said it is too soon to know the impact that the collapse into administration of its client BHS will have on its operations. DHL Supply Chain is responsible for the retailer’s logistics and e-fulfilment operations, understood to be a long-term relationship around two decades in length. A spokesman for DHL said that “while discussions with the administrators are continuing, it would be premature to speculate on the long term impact of [Monday’s] announcement”. BHS was placed in administration […]
Heathrow-based Mixed Freight Services has joined Pallet-Track, making it the second new member to join the network this year.
Wincanton has extended its relationship with B&Q, in a deal that sees it handling inbound container logistics as well as planning deliveries across the DIY chain’s national network. The operator, which has managed B&Q’s horticulture distribution for several years, became its sole UK ports-to-distribution centre provider earlier this year. It will handle 15,000 containers a year for B&Q as a result, and by moving a quarter by rail, estimates a CO2 saving of 3,400 tonnes year. Wincanton has also since […]
Potter Logistics has won a storage contract with pet food supplier Wagg Foods.