DHL Supply Chain has signed what it describes as a ‘new three-year contract’ to provide aftermarket services to over 200 authorised repairers and retailers for Toyota and Lexus across the country. The deal will see DHL distribute over 200,000 lines for the automotive brands, with deliveries being conducted overnight so dealerships can receive parts before 8am. Martin Dougherty, vice-president of business development, automotive, at DHL Supply Chain said: “As the automotive aftermarket grows more complex, so too do the logistics […]
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The London Boroughs Consolidation Centre (LBCC) is to go ahead, with the search for a long-term logistics partner for the scheme due to start within weeks.
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