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 […]
Eddie Stobart saw its e-commerce turnover more than double last year after it began eight new contracts off the back of its iForce acquisition.
The UK’s leading third-party logistics providers (3PLs) have refused to provide any details on the roles they play in the administration of penalties levied by retailers at DCs for non-compliant deliveries.
Eddie Stobart has opened its previously in-house training academy up to the whole transport industry.