Wincanton has won a three-year renewal with long-term customer Asda to provide transport and warehousing. It will see a continuation of operations at four key Asda sites in Doncaster, Larne, Rochdale and Wigan, covering frozen, chilled and ambient grocery, and general merchandise nationwide. The contract employs 1,216 Wincanton staff and 58 vehicles. Wincanton and Asda have worked together since 2005. Jon Parry, vice president, Asda Logistics Services, said: “This will continue to build on our strong working relationship that has […]
Asda has taken delivery of 253 Scanias for its base, chilled and petroleum fleets – cementing a 23-year-old relationship between the retailer and manufacturer.
UK Warehousing Association (UKWA) chief executive Roger Williams is to hand over the reins later this month to his successor, Peter Ward (pictured), following 15 years at the organisation.