Bibby Distribution has said it is too soon to comment on what impact the closure of discount supermarket Netto will have on its business. Sainsbury’s and Danish retailer Dansk Supermarked Group, which relaunched Netto as a joint venture in 2014, said they plan to close the 16 stores in August. The decision followed a review of trading data, expansion costs and the evolving food retail market. Bibby Distribution secured a three-year contract with Netto last year, providing full frozen, chilled […]
Bibby Supply Chain Services chief executive Iain Speak is to leave the business at the end of this year to form his own consultancy.
Ocado has ticked 35 new Mercedes-Benz Actros tractor units off its shopping list with the latest additions to its fleet.
Bibby Distribution has become the latest operator to commit to a fleet refresh, with MAN set to deliver a total of 450 TGX tractors to the business during the next 18 months. An initial 55 Euro-5 units have already entered service in the Bibby fleet, with 131 scheduled for delivery in September. The remaining 264 TGX 440s will be presented throughout 2013. All units are fitted with Microlise telematics, so by the end of next year the whole Bibby fleet […]