Fowler Welch has won a full supply chain contract with Delamere Dairy to handle its Marks & Spencer (M&S) volumes. The temperature-controlled specialist will be responsible for stock collection, stockholding, order processing, picking and distribution of the dairy’s M&S goods, as well as providing full customer services support. It has also developed a new advanced shipping notice messaging process for multiple clients, which Fowler Welch said helped clinch the deal. The operation will run from Fowler Welch’s Nuneaton site. Read […]
Fowler Welch boosted revenue 6% to £152.4m for the year ended 31 March, with pre-tax profit up to £3.9m, from £2.6m the previous year. The FMCG specialist downsized its container division in the period, with the closure of its Felixstowe site. It now runs a smaller operation from its site in Alconbury, Cambridgshire that has seen an improvement in miles per truck. It has also reduced its number of tractor units. Performance was boosted at its 50,000 pallet ambient consolidation […]
Fowler Welch saw turnover climb 6% to £178.7m in the year to 31 March, although annual profit was pegged back due to operational inefficiency at certain depots.
Pre-tax profit at Fowler Welch rose 12.8% last year, as a result of improved vehicle efficiency, new business wins and volume growth from existing customers. Ashleigh Wight