Culina Group has entered into what it has described as a joint-venture with Northern Irish haulage firm Morgan McLernon. Although the terms of the agreement have not been disclosed, Culina said in a statement that “the joint venture is a logical next step for both companies”. “Due to the strong partnership between Morgan McLernon and Culina Group business CML Fulfilment & Logistics, it made great sense for Culina Group to bring Morgan McLernon into the family,” it said. CML Fulfilment […]
Culina has named food giant General Mills as the ‘anchor’ client at its new 280,000ft² ambient logistics facility at Port Salford.
Wincanton has warned that a decline in customers’ volumes and a reduced demand for warehousing will “adversely affect” the business in the next 12 months. In a trading update issued today (Tuesday 3 April), the group says that while it has successfully retained and won new contracts across all sectors, market conditions in retail, FMCG and containers have been challenging. It adds that a number of its customers are seeing a decline in volumes, which is resulting in reduced demand […]
Culina Logistics has won a chilled warehousing and primary distribution contract with Gu Desserts, part of the Noble Foods Group. The Shropshire logistics firm says it won back the Gu Desserts business, which was a previous customer of Culina, due to a collaborative arrangement splitting operations between the food manufacturer’s Walthamstow site and its own Haverhill DC. Simon Grant, supply chain manager at Gu Desserts, says: “Culina was able to demonstrate the various positive opportunities available in the redesign of […]