Supply Chain

Walkers Transport secures £20m logistics contract with Sika Everbuild

WALKERS TRANSPORT SECURES 20m GBP LOGISTICS CONTRACT WITH SIKA EVERBUILD

Walkers Transport has secured a three-year transport and logistics contract worth over £20million with the UK’s leading sealant, adhesive and building chemical supplier, Sika Everbuild. Under the terms of the new contract, Walkers becomes Everbuild’s principal transport and logistic partner; and will be responsible for inbound and outbound logistics and …

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XPO Logistics renews UK transport partnership with Wavin

XPO Logistics Renews UK Transport Partnership with Wavin

XPO Logistics, a leading global provider of transport and logistics solutions, has renewed its contract with Wavin Limited to manage transport operations in the UK. Wavin is a leading global manufacturer of plastic pipe systems for residential and non-residential use. The two companies have worked together since 2018. XPO manages …

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Logistics UK celebrates staff’s upskilling achievements

LOGISTICS UK CELEBRATES STAFF’S UPSKILLING ACHIEVEMENTS

Staff at Logistics UK, a leading business organisation based in Tunbridge Wells, have used the lockdown period as an opportunity to successfully complete a variety of training qualifications to benefit the work they deliver for the business group’s members. Staff from teams across the business, including Policy, Information Technology and …

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CPS urges Chancellor to help private sector drive recovery

CPS urges Chancellor to help private sector drive recovery

The Chancellor’s most urgent priority at the Budget is to support the economy through the final stages of the pandemic, by extending furlough, the business rates holiday, welfare support and the stamp duty holiday. Beyond that, the best long-term recipe for prosperity is to prioritise growth over short-term deficit reduction. …

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SME backbone for biotech supply chains

SME backbone for biotech supply chains

With Covid-19 vaccine delivery highlighting the need for resilience in pharma and biotech supply chains, Karl H. Lauri, managing team member at MRPeasy.com, explains that ERP/MRP gives smaller suppliers the backbone required to take part. The pandemic has starkly revealed not only the science and research based strengths of the …

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