Wincanton has won a three year contract with Coca-Cola to run the confectioner’s warehouse in Lisburn, Northern Ireland. The operator will handle both raw and finished products under the new deal, which it said was based on “shared values and an emphasis on customer service”. Wincanton said that it believed its experience working with automated warehouses would support its work with Coca-Cola Liam McElroy, Wincanton’s MD retail and consumer, said: “We have full confidence that our experience with warehouse automation […]
Maritime Transport has signed a contract with international freight handler Allport Cargo Services, following 12 month trial.
Next month we should expect to see full financial year results from Fowler-Welch parent company Dart Group. The only hint of the performance at Dart’s logistics arm came on 19 April when it said: “The business remains well placed for profitable growth.” Even the date in July of its full-year results remain as enigmatic as that statement… but there are some clues.
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,” […]