Wednesday 6th May 2015 - Logistics Manager

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Market changes drive 3PL innovation

Logistics providers are being pushed to provide increasingly innovative services as e-commerce increasingly makes the logistics provider the critical link between the retailer and the customer.

Heinz renews with Wincanton

Heinz has renewed a contract with Wincanton for the provision of transport, warehouse and repack operations at the food manufacturer’s NDC in Wigan.

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May issue out now

The May 2015 issue of Logistics Manager is now available for iPad.

Don’t miss Kevin Appleton

There’s just one day left of the inaugural 3PL Conference, and this is a day you don’t want to miss with managing director of Yusen Logistics Kevin Appleton delivering his views on the evolution of the 3PL operating mode.

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Profits up 18.6pc at Ceva

Ceva Logistics saw an 18.6 per cent rise in first quarter EBITDA, up from $43m for the first three months of 2014 to $51m for the three months ending 31 March 2015.

More logistics customers ready to switch 3PL

More than half (53 per cent) of the business wins reported by UK logistics companies in the past six months have come from customers switching logistics providers, according Barclays’ latest UK Logistics Confidence Index.