Wincanton has appointed a new chief executive after the decision by its current CEO Adrian Colman to retire. Colman will be replaced by James Wroath, currently chief operating officer, North America, for Lufthansa subsidiary LSG Sky Chefs. Wincanton said Colman, who has held the post of CEO for the past six years, will step down from its board in October. In a statement announcing Wroath’s appointment Wincanton said it followed a comprehensive search process undertaken by the board’s nomination committee […]
Wincanton has been awarded a new contract with defence manufacturer BAE Systems, to provide full logistics and warehousing services in support of its UK shipbuilding operations.
Wincanton has secured a four-year contract to provide support at two new DCs for furniture and homeware retailer Ikea.
Adrian Colman’s successor will start his role as Wincanton’s new CEO on 2 September.