The investor that successfully campaigned against DX Group’s former executive team last year has called for Wincanton to sell one of its two divisions after buying a 2% stake in the 3PL. Gatemore Capital Management made headlines last year as a DX Group shareholder, when it demanded the removal of then- board chairman Bob Holt and non-executive director Paul Murray after the operator’s share price plummetd. It later bought more shares in the business, making it the group’s majority shareholder. […]
Wincanton has been ordered to pay £20,000 in damages after an employee, who was sacked after being accused of exaggerating injuries sustained at work, won her claim of unfair dismissal.
Dairy Crest has renewed its distribution contract with Wincanton for a further three years, extending the partnership between the two organisations beyond its 25th year.
Wincanton has been awarded a new contract with retailer Halfords that will see it become the sole operator of its national transport contract.