When MT last met with Bibby Distribution in the summer of 2017, the business was hard at work getting ‘back to the basics’ of strengthening its core transport and warehousing operations. This included a network overhaul focusing on key geographical locations, investment in new fleet and warehousing management systems, reviewing low-margin work and a divestment of non-core divisions, such as driver agency, packaging and training arms (see box, below). Out was the ‘logistics without limits’ concept and ambition to diversify […]
Bibby Distribution has reorganised internally following a two year acquisition spree and a series of contract wins and renewals in 2012. It will now divide its operations across four separate customer sectors; food manufacturing, FMCG, packaging, and paper and industrial. Iain Speak, chief executive of Bibby, told MT.co.uk that the changes were necessary in order for each division to be seen as experts on the customer sectors they serve. “We have made organisational changes so that we can articulate better […]
Bibby Distribution has won a contract with bread maker Frank Roberts and Sons, which trades as Roberts Bakery, after a 12 month trial of the operation.
Bibby Distribution has leveraged its night delivery experience to win a deal with Autoglass.