Wincanton has signed a five-year contract with Wilko to manage its transport operations, ending a 29-year relationship between the retailer and Canute Group. Wincanton will manage all UK transport operations for Wilko – at least 100,000 deliveries a year – from store replenishment to yard management and backhaul. Wincanton’s fleet maintenance arm, Pullman Fleet Services, will run two workshops to service the Wilko fleet. Wilko said Wincanton had “demonstrated a real understanding of our business, after a robust tender process” […]
Wincanton-owned 4PL business Flatnet Construction is looking to recruit more hauliers having completed more than 32,000 loads in its first 21 months of trading.
Andrew Tinkler, former boss of Eddie Stobart, is putting together a £75m rescue bid for ailing Eddie Stobart Logistics (ESL), according to reports.