Wincanton is to install MiX telematics in 1,800 of its vehicles as part of an ongoing safety programme. The operator has signed a three-year contract with MiX off the back of its WinSafe programme, headed up by Wincanton’s group fleet director Carl Hanson. The contract was signed after a six-month trial of the products. Hanson said: “Safety in operation is always our top priority, and we believe MiX Telematics’ solution will help us derive significant benefits in this respect.” The […]
DHL Supply Chain has taken over operations at Marks & Spencer’s Swindon DC, which was formerly managed by Wincanton.
Wincanton has secured a three-year contract renewal from Total, covering the management of its refinery maintenance warehouse.
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 […]