Wincanton has appointed Ian Keilty as MD, retail and consumer. Keilty was most recently vice president, European supply chain at Sysco and was previously chief operating officer of Brakes group before Sysco acquired it in 2016. He has also held various roles on the operating boards and executive committees at Booker Group and Iceland Stores. Wincanton said Keilty will succeed Liam McElroy, who is stepping down after six years in the role during which time he has been “instrumental in […]
Wincanton has moved to a new Southampton site to increase the work it does at the city’s port.
Wincanton is continuing its drive into the home delivery market after landing a three-year contract with Sofa Club to provide a complete supply chain and e-fulfilment service for the retailer, including its two-person home delivery service.
The administrator of Canute Haulage Group is locked in a legal tussle with the haulier’s one time largest customer, Wilko, over a disputed £600,000 contingency relating to a contract termination.