Eddie Stobart has won a new deal with PepsiCo, taking over an operation previously run in-house. Stobart will be managing PepsiCo’s ambient transport operations across England and Wales, from the existing DC in Birchwood, near its Warrington HQ. The contract has resulted in more than 300 PepsiCo transport operation employees transferring to Eddie Stobart as of 1 July. David Pickering, COO at Eddie Stobart, said: “We’re delighted to have been awarded this contract to support PepsiCo’s transport operation. “Through this […]
Co-operative Group writes to its drivers to deny that it plans to outsource its entire transport operation
The Co-operative Group has written to all of its 1,000 drivers this week to reassure them the group has no plans to outsource its remaining transport operations.
Stobart Group saw turnover in its core transport and distribution division climb in the first half of its financial year despite “considerable demand volatility”, although profit was flat.