MT Top 100 company Yusen Logistics UK has snapped up e-commerce delivery and fulfilment firm ILG, in a move it claims will catapult it into the top ten of UK logistics providers. The deal, completed on 1 August, could deliver a 12% revenue boost to Yusen Logistics, which ranked 21 in the MT Top 100 last year with an annual turnover of £231.1m. Set up in 1990, ILG provides warehousing, fulfilment and delivery, with additional expertise in the fashion and […]
Yusen Logistics UK has been awarded a contract with Seiko UK, after the watch-maker moved to outsource its entire warehousing operation.
Yusen Logistics is to spend some £9m upgrading its fleet and IT systems after merging its road transport operations with its air and sea freight forwarding businesses last year. Some £7m will be spent on a combination of vehicles and mechanical handling equipment as well as trailers including pillar-less tri-axles with sliding suzies, and its Department for Transport allocation of five 15.65m trailers. The IT investment will see £2.2m spent on infrastructure and its transport management software. MD Ian Veitch, […]
The UK branch of Mitsubishi Electric Europe has renewed its warehousing contract with Yusen Logistics by five years.