Felixstowe-based haulier James Kemball’s investment in additional fleet appears to have paid off with a 9% rise in turnover and 32% jump in pre-tax profit. The container haulage company has also taken on new MD Peter Keates as part of a management restructuring that took place in April. The restructuring has seen MD Kevin Williams and directors Keiji Kubo and Yadoonandan Ramlalsing leave the company with Keates joined by Barry Tuck as company secretary. Both Keates and Tuck are also […]
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 […]
Wincanton has moved to a new Southampton site to increase the work it does at the city’s port.