Paper manufacturer Saica has extended CM Downton’s contract for another year without reverting to a tender or benchmarking process. CM Downton said this latest extension reflects the strength of the partnership between the two firms which began in 2012 when Saica opened its paper mill at Partington in Manchester. Under the partnership, estimated to be worth £3m a year, Downton handles deliveries of baled recycled paper from sources across the UK into Partington and delivers finished paper reels to Saica’s […]
EmergeVest, the Hong Kong-based private-equity investor that has acquired CM Downton, NFT Distribution and Palletforce over the past four years, has merged its road transport and logistics assets into one company: EV Cargo.
Yusen Logistics has won what it describes as a “major” contract with Hoover Candy for UK-wide supply of its entire product range to independent retailers.
Bridgestone has extended its tyre supply and maintenance deal with dairy farmer co-operative Arla Foods until 2020.