Wincanton has had its long running contract with Valero Energy renewed and has also secured a contract extension with roofing products firm Marley. The 3PL has worked with Valero Energy for more than two decades and will continue to provide fuel distribution services for another five years under the new deal. As part of the arrangement it will manage transportation from Valero’s UK terminals to more than 700 retail sites across the country, making more than 200 deliveries every day […]
The FTA met with the Treasury last Thursday (5 February) to discuss the real effect the plummeting cost of oil was having on the freight transport sector.
Bibby Distribution has appointed former Wincanton director of transport for the UK and Ireland, Nick Graham, as divisional director. Graham has over 25 years of experience in the logistics industry and is a member of the FTA’s National Council. CEO Iain Speak says: “Nick has a proven track record in leading efficient operations, managing acquisitions and supporting implementation programmes. This experience is invaluable, and Nick’s skillset and industry knowledge certainly compliment our business ambitions.” His responsibilities at Wincanton included maximising […]
Morrisons has rolled out its online food offering into Yorkshire and plans deliveries to more locations this year.