Sainsbury’s is to begin trials with two all-electric vans, an LDV EV80 the supermarket has dubbed Evie, which is already on the road, and a BD Auto e-Ducato, due to be delivered in May, named Stevie. Both vans are running a Carrier Neos refrigeration unit and the box conversion was completed by Lawrence David. The EVs’ load capacity is the same as a diesel vehicle and they will be delivering up to 30 online grocery orders a day to customers […]
Sainsbury’s has launched a grocery click and collect service at some of its supermarkets.
The LDV brand will return to the UK this year, following a seven-year absence.
Wincanton will be back in the black this financial year as the group’s extensive restructuring and disposals programme bears fruit. Wincanton chief executive Eric Born tells MT: “When [we] started this programme we said it would take two years to arrest the decline. We are bang on track. It’s absolutely what I’m expecting.” A year of restructuring and disposals saw it sell its European operations to focus on the UK and Ireland, dispose of its 20% shareholding in Culina Logistics […]