Friday 21st Oct 2016 - Logistics Manager

Halo picks Wincanton for transport contract

Halo Foods, has awarded a three year contract to Wincanton to provide national transport services to all three of Halos manufacturing sites, distributing around 1,700 pallets a week to retailers and wholesalers around the country.

The company, which is owned by Finnish based food group Raisio, produces bars & snacks, with brands such as Harvest Cheweee, The Dormen Food Company and Honey Monster Sugar Puffs.

Richard Pimbley, head of logistics, said the Wincanton team convinced us that they offered best-in-class transport solutions, tailored to our business, and we felt we could make full use of their UK-wide network operations to ensure cost-effectiveness, operational efficiency and, most importantly of all, great service to our own customers