XPO Logistics has renewed its e-fulfilment contract with skate, snow and surfing goods retailer Surfdome.com. Under the terms of the deal, XPO will continue to manage Surfdome.com’s picking, packing, dispatch and returns operation as well as receiving goods from its suppliers. The companies began working together in 2012, with the operation working out of a dedicated facility in Wellingborough, Northamptonshire. XPO currently picks 75,000 units each week for the company, and recently increased available warehousing space by 30% by expanding the […]
Mobile elevated-platform supplier Lavendon Group has outsourced its in-house delivery and collection operation to Wincanton.
Wincanton has won a six year warehousing and distribution contract with Basmati rice producer Tilda.
Waste and recycling firm Viridor has signed a public private partnership with Peterborough City Council to treat the authority’s residual waste. The 30-year deal will see the development of an energy-from-waste facility at the council’s existing recycling site at the Fengate industrial area. The project will require capital investment of approximately £75m and the plant will be built by a joint venture between Babcock & Wilcox Vølund and Interserve Construction. Viridor expects to make money from the deal within the […]