Bibby Distribution has extended its long-running contract with interior fit-out business Havelock. The 12-month extension to the contract, which began in 2003, will see the relationship between the companies reach the 14-year mark. Bibby collects interior furnishings from Havelock’s DC in Dysart, Fife and delivers to them to schools, stores and offices across the UK. It also carries out some shunting for the firm between the Fife DC and Havelock’s factory in Kirkaldy. Bibby provides a complete end-to-end operation for […]
Former Bibby Distribution head of business development, David Hutchings, has been appointed to the newly created role of head of business development at Gloucestershire-based CM Downton. Downton, which won the Motor Transport Haulier of the Year Award in June and has doubled its turnover in the last three years, says Hutchings will be key to achieving its targets for further growth. Prior to joining Bibby, Hutchings held senior business development roles at Wincanton and Christian Salvesen.
Bibby Distribution Services (Holdings) slipped into the red to the tune of almost £4m in the year to 31 December 2012, compared with a £4.5m operating profit the previous year.
Bibby Distribution has moved into chilled and frozen logistics after securing a three-year contract with supermarket discounter Netto.