Tuesday 4th Aug 2015 - Logistics Manager

BQCorporate

B&Q awards contracts to XPO and Wincanton

B&Q has awarded new logistics contracts to XPO and Wincanton. It has chosen XPO Logistics to manage of its UK and Ireland retail and horticulture transport operations. And it has awarded a contract extension to Wincanton for all of its kitchen, bedroom and bathroom deliveries across mainland UK.

Greencore picks voice system for ‘Food to Go’

Greencore, the convenience food manufacturer, has chosen Voiteq’s voice-directed warehouse execution system to help modernise its “Food to Go” distribution operation in the UK and USA.

Energy wasted in warehouses costs £75m

SMEs in the warehouse sector are overspending by over £75 million a year on their energy bills as a result of inefficient technology and old equipment, according to a study by the Energy Efficiency Financing scheme.