Gist has won a new contract with Arla Foods UK to store and distribute milk in the north of England and Scotland. The operator will handle product from Arla’s Lockerbie dairy, providing warehousing for packaged milk from the site. It will also make daily deliveries of milk to retailers across Scotland and the North. Gist said it will integrate this service with movements for other clients, which will boost the efficiency of the transport operation. Arla Foods UK general manager […]
Dairy Crest has expanded its relationship with Gist, incorporating cream and flavoured milk into its existing milk supply chain operations for a major retailer.
Apprentices will play a major part at the FTA’s Logistics Skills Summit that takes place next month, with a focus on the association’s apprentices currently conducting a three-year scheme at operator Gist.
Gist has re-branded and restructured the European arm of its business, bringing several different operating companies and centres under one roof. In 2005 Gist acquired G Van Dongen Holdings, a conglomerate of seven temperature-controlled operators based in the Netherlands and Spain, with a customer base including Flowerplus, Fritolay, Maersk, and Tetrapak. Now, all seven businesses will run under the Gist banner from a central hub in Bleswijk, the Netherlands. Chief executive Martin Gwynn explained: “Traditionally these businesses have been running […]