Bibby Distribution has inked an early renewal on its Ultraframe contract as part of its customer’s plans to expand its business. The deal was renewed 18 months early and will see Bibby Distribution increase its fleet to help the conservatory and extension supplier meet expansion plans. Ultraframe logistics manager Paul Greaves said: “We value Bibby Distribution as a partner, rather than just as a supplier. The company shares our ethos and it believes in doing the right thing – whether […]
Wincanton is sitting pretty after a three-year contract award from Banbury-based beauty brand distributor DCS Group.
Pre-tax profit at Fowler Welch rose 12.8% last year, as a result of improved vehicle efficiency, new business wins and volume growth from existing customers.
Wincanton will be back in the black this financial year as the group’s extensive restructuring and disposals programme bears fruit. Wincanton chief executive Eric Born tells MT: “When [we] started this programme we said it would take two years to arrest the decline. We are bang on track. It’s absolutely what I’m expecting.” A year of restructuring and disposals saw it sell its European operations to focus on the UK and Ireland, dispose of its 20% shareholding in Culina Logistics […]