Wincanton said the award of two contract extensions by Ikea to operate UK customer distribution centres has highlighted more growth in its digital and e-fulfilment offering. Speaking at the company’s AGM today (7 July), chairman Dr Martin Read CBE said strong revenue performance recorded in the second half of the prior year has continued into the first quarter of 2021, with sustained growth and an attractive pipeline of opportunities in each of the group’s four sectors. Read more Wincanton extends […]
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