Palletforce has snapped up D&G Global Logistics as its latest member to cover postcodes in Oxfordshire. D&G replaces NGC and will take responsibility for postcodes in the north-west of the county, including Banbury and Chipping Norton. Palletforce said it had also redistributed the area and given Ralph Davies International postcodes around Bicester. D&G Global Logistics director George Gailey said: “Over the past couple of years our customers have been growing and diversifying in their own right and we needed to […]
Stourbridge, West Midlands firm Andyfreight has confirmed a three-year extension to a UK-wide distribution contract with US company Newell Rubbermaid.
Wincanton has signed a contract renewal with WH Smith, which will see its relationship with the high street retailer reach two decades. The logistics provider has won a three-year extension, as part of a collaborative transport agreement, that sees it delivering for a mixture of 30 retailers and manufacturers. By sharing loads it has enabled Wincanton to reduce the number of deliveries it makes, splitting costs among participants while cutting carbon emissions. Paul Durkin, business unit director at Wincanton, says: […]
Whose story is it anyway? In the latest episode of the Motor Transport Podcast, Chris Walton puts the team’s news knowledge to the test as they recap the industry’s hottest headlines. The team look at the pallet sector and its potential for consolidation and, if you’ve been lost in the various Widdowson saga headlines, Chris Druce neatly summarises the story so far. Listen to the podcast on Soundcloud or iTunes, and be sure to subscribe so not to miss out […]