NFT has signed its largest fresh produce contract since opening its flagship facility at Tilbury. The contract is a four-way collaboration between a range of growers, importers, specialised reefer operator Sea Trade, the Port of Tilbury and NFT. The deal will see 5,000 pallets of produce arriving weekly compromising 50% bananas and 50% pineapples. The supply chain begins in Costa Rica, with the goods travelling 4816 nautical miles direct from Puerto Limon to Tilbury riverside in two weeks. The co-ordinated […]
NFT has beaten rivals to a primary logistics contract with Adams Foods, that will run for a minimum of three years. Operated from NFT’s flagship Daventry DC, the deal will include the handling of more than 3,500 pallets per week of cheese and butter products, including Kerrygold and Pilgrims’ Choice brands. This equates to 14.5 million cases of product per year being delivered to major retailers and foodservice providers. The contract includes total primary logistics services from the collection of […]
Palletforce will begin work on a £20m “super hub” next to its existing Burton upon Trent site this year.