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 […]
More than 400 Argos employees are to strike next week, in protest at the proposed transfer of 96 drivers to Eddie Stobart Logistics.
Norbert Dentressangle has won a three year contract renewal with cooking equipment manufacturers Hobart UK, worth over £1m. The deal will see ND deliver cooking equipment, washers and food preparation machines to restaurants, supermarkets, professional kitchens and shops, including Sainsbury’s, Tesco and Nando’s. “After another successful three years, with ND delivering an excellent service, I was happy to renew the contract for a further three year period,” says David Riley, director of warewash at Hobart UK. The contract includes the […]
The pay logistics firms award agency staff has been brought into sharp focus after the GMB launched a legal claim against four companies involved in the operation of Marks & Spencer’s DC in South Marston, Swindon.