Wincanton has sealed a five-year deal with Majestic Wine to set up a national fulfilment centre (NFC) at its shared user site in Greenford which will process 40% of the wine merchant’s online orders.
Pall-Ex has reignited its European expansion push and will have almost doubled its existing network on the continent by early next year.
Even if customs clearance is reinstated following Brexit, leaving the EU remains the best thing for the UK, according to Europa Worldwide Group MD Andrew Baxter.
The government has challenged the logistics industry to boost the number of its female and ethnic minority employees.
Gulliver’s Truck Hire will be talking to visitors at next week’s Freight in the City Expo about the range of safe, compliant commercial vehicles it can provide fleet operators for urban operations. The rental business recently provided fridge-bodied Mercedes-Benz Econics for Reynold’s Catering on a long-term contract hire deal for use delivering fresh fruit and veg around the capital. “Increased focus on cyclist and pedestrian safety in urban areas is a major focus for Gulliver’s at the moment, as we […]
Uncertainty over EU workers’ future employment rights is a “major concern” given that 10% of the UK’s driver workforce is from the EU, the FTA has warned.
WH Bowker has bought the warehousing and transport operations at five sites belonging to Potter Logistics for an undisclosed sum.