Wincanton has won a three-year e-fulfilment deal to provide home delivery services for furniture retailer Dwell. The move marks the 3PL’s third win in the furniture retail market this year, after landing a three-year e-fufilment deal with Sofa Club in March and a five-year warehousing contract with sofa retailer Loaf. The agreement will see Wincanton manage Dwell’s UK and Northern Ireland e-fulfilment, including click and collect deliveries to stores and store replenishment from the Dwell distribution centre in Milton Keynes. […]
15) Eric Born, chief executive, Wincanton Eric Born was given the not inconsiderable task of turning Wincanton around, taking on a business that in 2011 plunged to a £26m full-year loss on turnover of £2.2bn. He has delivered.
Owens Road Services has won a two year contract with Kimberly Clark for transport out of its sites in Chorley and Northfleet.
Wincanton said trading had been resilient during the first six months of 2020, with a focus on opportunities in growth markets starting to reap benefits.