A huge surge in demand for wine and other alcohol during the lockdown had seen orders for some clients rising by more than 7,000%, according to Johnston Logistics UK. The Norfolk-based business, which provides a range of third party logistics including receiving, storing and distributing products at its operation on the A11, also said demand showed signs of remaining high. Iain Hill, head of commercial and customer service said: “Alcohol has definitely led the surge in demand for food and […]
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