Wincanton has won a five-year contract to operate an online fulfilment centre for Waitrose.com in Greenford, West London. The move is part of wider plans by the retailer to ramp up its online operations in London and across the UK ahead of its September split with Ocado and in the face of rising demand for online deliveries fuelled by the Covid-19 pandemic. Wincanton will be responsible for setting up and operating the centre and delivering online orders to Waitrose.com customers […]
Logistics companies are paying thousands of pounds to private clinics to test their drivers and warehouse staff for the coronavirus in the absence of widespread testing for the disease by the NHS.
Menzies Distribution has expanded into delivering food products to over 500 One Stop stores to help the retailer cope with a surge in demand during the Covid-19 lockdown.
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.