Ceva Logistics has won a three-year extension to its distribution contract with Hovis. The extension to the original contract, which was sealed with the breadmaking giant in 2013, sees Ceva provide dedicated vehicles and drivers and cross-dock warehousing from its Mendlesham, Suffolk, facility. Under the renewed deal, Ceva will check Hovis’ products at its Mendlesham depot and cross-dock them onto nine radial routes for delivery across East Anglia. Ceva will also manage a fleet of vehicles dedicated to the contract […]
Smyths Toys Superstores has awarded Wincanton a one year distribution contract to handle the toy retailer’s nationwide deliveries. The contract will see Wincanton manage product distribution from the retailer’s warehouse in Newcastle-under-Lyme to its 39 stores across the UK. “When we began to look for a logistics partner we had a clear vision that we needed a provider with the scale and flexibility to meet our busy peak periods, such as the run-up to Christmas, to achieve maximum sales potential,” […]
Kuehne + Nagel (K+N) has had its contract with aircraft manufacturer Airbus extended until 2016.