Wincanton’s group revenue is forecast to rise by 12% in Q4, helped by a slew of new retail and public sector contracts and the acquisition of e-commerce specialist Cygnia last year. In a trading update, Wincanton reported “excellent” growth in all its markets, predicting a 12% increase in revenue in the fourth quarter compared to the same period last year. Group highlights include a 56% leap in full-year revenue for its fulfilment business, aided by the purchase of Cygnia, which […]
Temperature controlled distribution specialist Fowler Welch (FW) has just completed a £2m upgrade of its largest site, in Spalding, Lincolnshire, after a year which saw turnover rise 13% to £163m in the 12 months to March 2017.
Hermes takes on space at Panattoni Park in Nottingham as online shopping boom continues to drive growth
Hermes has leased a commercial unit at Panattoni Park in Nottingham in response to the ongoing internet shopping boom.
Haulier consortium Jigsaw, which includes MT Haulier of the Year Downton, Widdowson and Pollock (Scotrans) as members, has been awarded more business from customer Premier Foods. Jigsaw is now responsible for the management of in-bound freight from Premier Foods factories in the East and South-East of England to its DC in Corby, Northants. The original contract only covered distribution operations from Premier Foods Skelmersdale, Lancashire, warehouse. The extra business is being handled using both Jigsaw members and other hauliers. Jigsaw […]