Stowmarket maltster Muntons, has awarded a £15 million, five year contract to DHL.
Under the contract DHL will support movement of over 70,000 tonnes of malt and related ingredients for the food and beverage sector, to some 54 countries.
DHL will be tasked with reducing operating costs, streamlining working capital and enhancing Muntons’ customer service performance.
Muntons supplies customers including independent microbreweries and large multinational food processors. Muntons recently opened offices in Singapore and Seattle, Washington, USA, to support its continued development.
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Neil Pearmain, supply chain and logistics director at Muntons, said, “We recognise the genuine benefits that two strong companies working together can bring and look forward to reaping the rewards from this partnership over the next five years. DHL’s proven international strength in logistics, coupled with a sound understanding of our sector will be a welcome contribution to our expanding business.”