Wincanton has renewed its long-standing contract with Sainsbury’s, in a deal that will see the companies’ relationship reach the 25 year mark. Wincanton operates four DCs for the supermarket, in Greenford, West London, Northampton and Sherburn. The operator also moves Sainsbury’s cargo from UK ports to its DCs across the country. The companies have worked together for 21 years, and the latest renewal will last for “up to five years”. Wincanton has also run the warehousing and distribution for Sainsbury’s […]
Norbert Dentressangle has secured a new distribution contract with Cornish brewer St Austell Brewery.
Unite is heading into further talks with Morrisons and Wincanton this week emboldened by support among affected members for a vote for industrial action up to a strike.
Kuehne + Nagel (K+N) is to invest £5m in multi-temperature distribution centres and a fleet of 60 vehicles for a long term new food service customer, Spirit Pub Company. K+N sees food service as a significant growth market, already representing £50m of its UK contract logistics business, much of it with Whitbread, where volumes have grown 50% to 31m cases a year since 2008. Spirit demerged in September 2011 from Punch Taverns, and is one of the UK’s leading pub […]