Bibby Distribution has bought five new custom-designed powder tankers in a bid to cut the cost of transporting food and ingredients. The Feldbinder tankers, each able to transport 63,000m3, will transport powdered foodstuffs such as starches and sugars across the country and will be operating primarily out of Bibby’s Corby campus. Bibby Distribution business unit director Vaughan Pendergest said: “Our food and ingredient operations continue to expand rapidly, so by investing in additional custom-built tankers, our customers will benefit from […]
CM Downton has won a £15m contract from Bibby Distribution, transporting goods for insulation manufacturer Isover UK.
Bibby Distribution is set to open a new flagship depot in Wakefield next year, a move it described as a “reflection of confidence” in its future.
A sting in the tail from the disposal of System Group, coupled with client departures, contract delays and restructuring at its distribution business, saw losses widen at Bibby Supply Chain Services last year.