Yusen Logistics has renewed its contract with BSH Home Appliances after impressing the manufacturer with its flexibility and investment in technology. The renewal with BSH, which supplies 14 brands, including Bosch, Siemens, Gaggenau and Neff, extends Yusen’s existing contract, which was first forged in 2007. Under the renewed deal the operation will use Yusen’s transport management system to provide full supply chain visibility for over 100,000 deliveries a year to BSH’s UK customers. Jim Gallagher, supply chain and logistics director […]
Toy retailer The Entertainer has renewed its tracked parcel distribution contract with City Link, quadrupling the amount of parcels it handles for the company. City Link has held the contract for eight years and will manage the retailer’s next day deliveries out of its Bicester, Oxfordshire, depot. “We are delighted to have been appointed the sole carrier for The Entertainer, especially as our tender focused purely on the service we were already providing,” said Tim Brown, sales and marketing director […]
Clare Bottle (pictured) has been appointed chief executive of the UK Warehousing Association (UKWA) with Neil Bowker, commercial director of Bowker Group, taking on the role of chairman.
Menzies Distribution has seen off competitors to win a five-year contract with Devon-based Burts Snacks, strengthening its position in the food transport sector.