Wincanton is sitting pretty after a three-year contract award from Banbury-based beauty brand distributor DCS Group. The contract will involve nationwide transport, delivery and management of inter-site transfers of finished goods and stock. DCS sells and distributes products for health, beauty and household brands such as P&G, Unilever and Colgate through wholesale, discount and retail, high street and online channels. Wincanton will make around 100 deliveries per day, transporting goods from DCS’s Banbury and Stratford-upon-Avon facilities to more than 600 […]
Meachers Global Logistics has won a major contract renewal with cruise ship operator Carnival UK, following a competitive tender process. The Southampton-based operator’s relationship with Carnival stretches back 14 years, and Meachers already manages the company’s supply chain for its vessel fleet. This includes providing inventory control, warehousing, consolidation, pick and pack, and back office support services. As part of the renewal, Meachers will now incorporate the consolidation of food and beverage supplies and receipting of all products into the […]
Miniclipper Logistics has confirmed it is looking for another new storage facility, after a 5,000 pallet warehouse it opened just before Christmas at Houghton Regis was filled almost immediately.
URTU members employed by Wincanton working at the HJ Heinz factory near Wigan have voted in favour of industrial action following a pay dispute.