Chilled food distribution specialist NFT Distribution has had to adapt to a changing marketplace in the past few years. As the logistics provider to a range of food retailers including ASDA, Sainsbury’s and Marks and Spencer, it has seen volumes shift sharply as newcomers, including Aldi and Lidl, disrupt the market in a business that already functions on extremely tight margins. Those market headwinds, combined with last year’s delays at Calais due to migrant incursions and the cost of buying […]
NFT is to venture south with the opening of a major warehouse as it eyes a larger slice of the £34bn of food imports to the UK. It hopes the move will help increase its annual turnover from £170m to £250m within four years.
NFT has won a three-year contract with Yoplait UK – the company behind yogurt brands such as Petits Filous – to manage its entire UK chilled supply chain.
NFT has revealed more details in regards its plan to venture south and open a substantial new facility, in its bid to take a larger slice of the UK’s £38bn imported food market.