Fowler Welch has beaten rivals to win a major new contract with chocolate and confectionery maker Ferrero. The deal will see the Lincolnshire-based firm manage the full end-to-end supply chain for a new product launch into the UK chilled market. Fowler Welch, which is part of the Dart Group, will manage around 1.4 million cases a year on behalf of Ferrero through its Nuneaton facility. Services will include storage, picking and distribution of the new product to retail outlets across […]
Eddie Stobart Logistics (ESL) has extended its reach in the bulk sector after clinching a five year deal with Lallemand Biofuels and Distilled Spirits (LBDS).
UK logistics is pretty much a private, and foreign, affair. The operators sitting at the top of the MT Top 100 are German, Swiss, Dutch , French and American. Looking at UK-based firms, very few sit on the London Stock Exchange (LSE). The number of UK logistics firms turning to the City as a means of investment has dwindled, ever since the Malcolm Group withdrew its listing in 2005. Last month Autologic was struck of the list after fellow publicly-listed […]