Baby and nursery retailer Kiddies Kingdom is looking for “multiple” transport partners as it announces the opening of a new distribution warehouse in Dewsbury off the back of an online sales surge. The company currently partners with DPD Local but, after experiencing rapid growth in online demand during the Covid-19 pandemic, it said this week it is planning to take on more logistics partners. A spokeswoman told motortransport.co.uk: “Transport is currently with DPD Local but the company is looking to […]
Haulage consortium Harlequin Logistics has injected some snap, crackle and pop into its five members after revealing that its first contract has been signed with Kellogg’s. Harlequin will deliver some 15,000 Kellogg’s loads a year from the cereal manufacturer’s depot in Manchester to retailers’ RDCs, wholesalers and cash and carry outlets nationwide. Founder Paul Smith told MT earlier this month (6 Feb) that it was also set to start work on a second, as yet undisclosed, contract, later this month, […]
Wincanton continued its strong performance in its fourth quarter of trading, with underlying revenue now expected to be around 15% ahead of last year.
Meachers Global Logistics has netted a three-year contract extension with packaging company Huhtamaki (UK).