Tesco has re-awarded the contract to run its UK distribution centre (DC) transport operations to Eddie Stobart. The operator signed a deal to run the transport from the DCs for Tesco in 2012 (this included two DCs in the Republic of Ireland). Following a re-tendering exercise conducted by the supermarket chain earlier this year, the operator has emerged victorious with a new deal at Tesco’s seven UK DCs. A Tesco spokesman said: “Following an extensive tender process, we have awarded […]
Nigel Rice Transport has won a nationwide distribution contract with DIY product manufacturer Bartoline.
The threat of strike action by at least 2,000 members of union Unite at a number of Tesco DCs in the run-up to Christmas appears to have receded after the supermarket chain made a revised two-year pay offer.
Marks & Spencer (M&S) will complete the UK supply chain transformation it began in 2009 by building a major new DC at the London Gateway container port and logistics park.