Gist has signed an unspecified extension to its five-year old contract with Starbucks to provide UK in-bound, storage, order processing and delivery-to-store services. As part of the renewal Gist will open a national DC in Coventry next month (September), which it says will enhance delivery schedules, reduce its environmental impact and unlock further synergy opportunities for Gist and its customers. Steve Belke, Starbucks vice-president for EMEA supply chain operations, said: “Our partnership with Gist over the last five years has […]
Supply chain provider Gist has extended its services for soft fruit producer Berry Gardens after 20 years of working with the business.
Apprentices will play a major part at the FTA’s Logistics Skills Summit that takes place next month, with a focus on the association’s apprentices currently conducting a three-year scheme at operator Gist.