Thursday 25th Apr 2019 - Logistics Manager Magazine

Clipper wins Shop Direct contract

Shop Direct, operator of digital retail brands Very.co.uk and Littlewoods.com, was awarded a five-year contract to Clipper Logistics to provide returns management and pre-retail services, starting in July.

PLP acquires 4 logistics sites

PLP is to acquire four logistics development sites in Leeds, Sheffield, Crewe and Knowsley, totalling 130 acres.

April issue out now

The April 2019 issue of Logistics Manager is out now in print, online as well as for the iPad and Android.

Panalpina expands in Colombia and Ecuador

Panalpina is to acquire CargoMaster in Colombia and its subsidiary Laseair, in Ecuador which specialise in the air freight export of perishables such as flowers and fruits.

UPS supports vaccine drone delivery in Ghana

UPS Foundation, which leads the global citizenship programs for UPS, and Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance, are to support the expansion of a medical drone network in Ghana with California-based automated logistics company Zipline to provide on-demand emergency deliveries of medical supplies.

Barton Firtop expands at Kidderminster

St Francis Group has sold 3.6 acres of land at its 74-acre Silverwood’s Business Park in Kidderminster to filtration products manufacturer Barton Firtop.