Menzies Distribution Solutions has extended its contract with SAICA Paper for another three years after its client cited “high standards of service”. It means Menzies will continue overseeing the transportation of the recycled paper producer’s goods into and out of its mill in Manchester until 2024. Additional volume has also been included and will involve more than 100 trucks and trailers being made available for the contract as demand dictates. SAICA Paper and the former Bibby Distribution first started working […]
Gregory Distribution has renewed its farm collection contract with Dairy Crest at Davidstow in Cornwall. The new contract, which commences on 2 December, is for a period of three years. In a statement the company says: “This renewal is a reflection of the continued commitment by all Gregory staff involved in the Dairy Crest contract to deliver the excellent service provided to our customer”. Resulting from this award, Gregory will be investing in a new fleet of vehicles and trailers […]
Lewis Tankers has won a three year distribution contract with Vivergo Fuels, transporting bioethanol to refineries across the UK. The contract will see Lewis Tankers distribute bioethanol from the fuel firm’s biorefinery in Saltend, near Hull, Humberside – which is expected to become fully operational this quarter – to major fuel suppliers across the UK. Lewis Tankers will initially manage the operation out of its headquarters in Hensall, North Yorkshire, but expects to review this as volumes increase and planning […]
DX Group shareholders controlling almost a fifth of the company have signed a letter demanding the board terminates discussions with John Menzies about a proposed takeover, unless the deal is improved significantly.