A major investment strategy at Gist helped off-set the negative pull of a “challenging” UK food market last year and boost sales by 9% last year. However pre-tax profit at the food, networking and contracts logistics specialist fell by 2.7%, largely due to losses made on the disposal of fixed assets and a major fall in the income from shares in group undertakings during the period. According to the Basingstoke-based firm’s latest annual results to 31 December 2016, Gist saw […]
Gist has won a new contract with Arla Foods UK to store and distribute milk in the north of England and Scotland.
Gist has signed an unspecified extension to its five-year old contract with Starbucks to provide UK in-bound, storage, order processing and delivery-to-store services.
Unite members at Gist have been advised to accept a proposed increase in paid holiday after the two parties reached an agreement, avoiding a strike which was scheduled for 30 August.