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Wincanton multi-year logistics contract secured with wilko

Wincanton multi-year logistics contract secured with wilko

Wincanton plc, the largest British logistics company, is pleased to announce that it has secured a five-year contract with one of the UK’s fastest growing retailers, wilko. The contract will see Wincanton manage all UK transport operations for wilko from store replenishment to yard management and backhaul, making at least …

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Wincanton Construction business success leads to fleet expansion

Wincanton Construction business success leads to fleet expansion

Wincanton plc, the largest British logistics company, is expanding its construction fleet as a result of the organisation’s continued growth within the sector. The expansion of Wincanton’s construction capability will see the bulk powder haulage operation receive additional powder tankers, which will service existing customers as well as provide capacity …

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Wincanton adds to property portfolio

Wincanton adds to property portfolio

Wincanton the largest British logistics firm, has acquired two major new warehouse units at Medway in Kent and Harlow in Essex. The new leases total 500,000 square feet and are backed by a new customer contract. Ian Henderson, Property Director at Wincanton, said: “As a leading Third Party Logistics provider, …

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Wincanton targets retail sector growth with Manhattan Associates Multichannel Fulfilment Solution

Wincanton targets retail sector growth with Manhattan Associates Multichannel Fulfilment Solution

Wincanton, the largest British logistics business, has announced its continued dedication to delivering innovative, high-performing supply chain solutions to tackle the unique challenges of the retail industry following its implementation of the latest, platform edition of Manhattan Associates’ Warehouse Management System (WMS). Manhattan’s market-leading multichannel fulfilment solution will provide Wincanton …

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Wincanton new ready mixed concrete eight-year contract

Wincanton new ready mixed concrete eight-year contract

Logistics firm Wincanton has reinforced its position as a leading provider of supply chain solutions in the construction sector following the announcement of a new contract with the UK’s largest supplier of ready-mixed concrete, Hanson. The eight-year contract makes Wincanton the first 3PL provider to enter the ready-mixed concrete market. …

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Wincanton announces Group Fleet Director appointment

Wincanton announces Group Fleet Director appointment

Wincanton plc, a leading provider of supply chain solutions in the UK and Ireland, is pleased to announce that Carl Hanson has joined the Group as Fleet Director. As Group Fleet Director, Carl will be responsible for leading Group-wide fleet strategy and implementation. Carl’s role will work across the organisation …

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Wincanton raises more than £65,000 for charities

Wincanton raises more than 65000 for charities

Wincanton has raised more than £65,000 for the British Heart Foundation (BHF) and Transaid, following the Big Event 2016, which saw Wincanton employees cycle 999 miles between Land’s End and John O’Groats. Adrian Colman, CEO of Wincanton, commented: “We wanted to do something really special to celebrate Wincanton’s 90th anniversary. …

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Wincanton hits HR Hat-Trick

Wincanton hits HR Hat-Trick

Wincanton the largest British logistics business, has been honored with three prestigious wins at the recent HR Excellence Awards. The judging panel of HR directors from a number of prominent UK businesses, charities and government bodies crowned Wincanton winners in the ‘Best Talent Management Strategy’ and ‘Health and Wellbeing Award’ …

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