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 […]
December 16, 2020 Carol Millett
Asda’s prospective new owners are looking to raise £1.2bn from the sale of the supermarket chain’s logistics and distribution network, according to reports.
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