Wincanton’s delivery figures in the run-up to Christmas outperformed the previous year, with fuel and container journeys up significantly. It said it delivered 110m litres of fuel to petrol forecourts across the country in the week leading up to Christmas Day, an increase of 47% compared to 2018. It also completed 4,207 shipping container journeys – up 31%. During the period, it also picked and despatched 25 million cases of food and drink and processed 250,000 pallets of FMCG products. […]
Wincanton has become the first haulier to move containers off the quay at London Gateway, despite the port not officially being open for business.
Unite and Morrisons are set to return to talks later this month in a bid to resolve a dispute over the transfer of drivers and vehicle maintenance staff to 3PL Wincanton, mototransport.co.uk can reveal.
Müller UK and Ireland is planning a rapid integration of Dairy Crest’s dairy operations following the completion of the £80m takeover deal.