Supply chain specialist Gist has taken delivery of 188 brand new DAF Euro-6 vehicles and more than 450 additional trailers for its operational fleet. The new units were delivered to Gist sites across the UK and the Republic of Ireland this month and are already in use to cope with increased business in the run-up to Christmas. Read more Gist boosts sales despite challenging UK food market Gist wins three-year contract with Arla Foods UK Gist restructures European business Commented Sam de Beaux, Gist’s engineering director: “Delivering […]
Gist has signed an unspecified extension to its five-year old contract with Starbucks to provide UK in-bound, storage, order processing and delivery-to-store services.
Roads minister Stephen Hammond has praised Skills for Logistic’s (SfL) “innovative” new initiative to recruit armed forces personnel into the road transport sector. Speaking at the official launch of the Military Transitions to Logistics programme at London’s Imperial War Museum earlier this month, the minister added: “I’m delighted to be a part of it and wish it a huge success.” Hammond urged others within road transport to get involved with an initiative that hopes to entice 1,000 ex-services personnel into […]