XPO Logistics has secured a multi-year contract renewal with brewer Carlsberg UK. The 3PL will continue to run the logistics operation for brewery production of more than 400 million litres of Carlsberg beer per year, alongside warehousing and distribution services. XPO Logistics operates three sites for Carlsberg in Northampton, receiving inbound raw materials and positioning them for the production lines. Filled bottles, cans and kegs are then moved to storage areas where they undergo quality control before the packaged products […]
Hervé Montjotin, formerly chief executive of Norbert Dentressangle, has left his position as chief executive of XPO’s European business less than three months into his new role.
XPO Logistics has added a further 100 trucks and 78 trailers to its fleet – bringing its total vehicle parc in the UK primarily dedicated to specific customer contracts to 1,747 vehicles and 3,144 trailers.
The transition from Norbert Dentressangle to XPO Logistics in 2015 saw the 3PL make strong turnover gains across its three primarily road transport based activities in the UK.