Wincanton’s 25 year distribution partnership with food manufacturer Heinz has ended after Leicester-based 3T Logistics won the tender to take over the operation. The deal will see transport management firm 3T Logistics replace Wincanton on the transport contract from 30 June. It is unclear which operator will handle the transport element of the deal. 3T Logistics told MT that they work with a number of haulier partners. Read more Wincanton full of beans following Heinz contract renewal However Wincanton has […]
Bosses of Britain’s transport operators are optimistic about the prospects for their own companies over the coming year, despite being gloomy about the future of the economy. In the first Logistics Industry Confidence Index compiled by Analytiqa for Barclays Bank and professional services firm Grant Thornton, 88% of senior managers viewed current business conditions as either very or somewhat difficult. Over a quarter (26%) expected conditions to get worse in the next six months and almost half (24%) expect them […]
Ceva Logistics will help Australian DIY group Arlec build up its UK business after sealing a new warehousing deal.