Wincanton has won a three-year extension to its contract with train manufacturer Alstom. The new deal will see Wincanton expand its services by creating a logistics facility and providing a dedicated warehouse solution for the refurbishment of Alstom’s high-speed passenger train fleet – the Class 390 Pendolino (pictured). Wincanton is also setting up a 71,000sq ft warehouse facility in Haydock, near Liverpool to support the refurbishment. Materials will be migrated from an existing facility in Warrington to enable production support […]
Essex-based Canute Group has secured a contract renewal from cookware firm Lakeland.
Bibby Distribution has appointed former Wincanton director of transport for the UK and Ireland, Nick Graham, as divisional director. Graham has over 25 years of experience in the logistics industry and is a member of the FTA’s National Council. CEO Iain Speak says: “Nick has a proven track record in leading efficient operations, managing acquisitions and supporting implementation programmes. This experience is invaluable, and Nick’s skillset and industry knowledge certainly compliment our business ambitions.” His responsibilities at Wincanton included maximising […]