Adrian Colman’s successor will start his role as Wincanton’s new CEO on 2 September. James Wroath, who will be appointed to the 3PL’s board on the same day, is currently chief operating officer, North America, for Lufthansa subsidiary LSG Sky Chefs. Colman will step down as CEO and from the board with effect from 2 September 2019. However, he will remain accessible to Wroath and the executive team until 31 October 2019 to ensure a smooth handover, Wincanton said in […]
Wincanton said trading had been resilient during the first six months of 2020, with a focus on opportunities in growth markets starting to reap benefits.
This year’s winner of the Haulier of the Year award was Wincanton, the UK’s largest logistics operator, which has seen a remarkable turnaround in performance after a difficult few years.
Wincanton has won a £60m, three-year milk distribution renewal with Dairy Crest, which will extend the firms’ partnership to 21 years of working together. The deal will see the logistics giant collecting milk from more than 600 farms across southern England and Wales and transporting it, via a 100-strong fleet, to four Dairy Crest dairies. Mike Sheldon, milk procurement director at Dairy Crest, says Wincanton was chosen to continue as delivery partner due to its commitment to providing continuous efficiencies […]