Menzies Distribution has revealed the contingency plans it is employing to deal with the coronavirus outbreak. Commercial director Adam Smith said the health and safety of its employees remained the priority, along with keeping clear lines of communication open between suppliers and customers. He also revealed that Menzies has appointed Albert Lovell as a “business continuity manager” to coordinate the company’s response to the outbreak. Fomerly health and safety manager, Lovell has been tasked with overseeing and reacting to the […]
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