Moody Logistics is bathing in the benefits of a hot tub craze which took off during the Covid-19 lockdown. The Northumberland-based family firm has helped online firm Wave Direct cut days off its delivery times after sales of hot tubs soared during the pandemic lockdown. The company hired Moody Logistics in April to help meet the sharp rise in demand which has seen Wave Direct sales boosted to £11m this year. Wave Direct co-founder and chief executive Dan Luper said: […]
London retailers appear to have crewed-up to ensure delivery continuity during the Olympic and Paralympic period. Most of the major retailers and brewery groups are running night-time deliveries too during London 2012 in a bid to mitigate Olympic Route Network (ORN) restrictions. Pallet networks, including Pallet-Track and Palletline, have made sure their haulier members have contingency plans in place too, with additional vehicles and manpower in place to address any pinch points. TRG Logistics, which supplies agency drivers, provides a […]
Morrisons’ agreement with Ocado to use its new customer fulfilment centre (CFC) in Erith, London, is far from a done deal.
“We’ve had to right-size the business” – Simon Hobbs on a challenging first 10 months as Kinaxia chief executive
When Simon Hobbs says his induction as new Kinaxia boss wasn’t what he expected it sounds like the understatement of the year. Within weeks of taking the reins back in late January, the Covid crisis saw volumes across the group slump by 35% and cash quickly begin to drain.