Sunday 17th Feb 2019 - Logistics Manager Magazine

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20 customised drays for Greene King

Brewer Greene King has ordered 20 customised drays from Ryder in a continuation of the full-service lease deal agreed last year.

Sainsbury’s to trial zero-emission cooling for deliveries

Asda and Sainsbury’s win more time

Asda and Sainsbury’s have won more time to provide information to the Competition and Markets Authority after applying for a judicial review of the deadline set by the authority.

Christmas set to break records for grocers

Christmas grocery spending is expected to break records – despite the fact that market is now growing at it’s slowest rate since March 2017, two per cent, according to Kantar Worldpanel.

Nestlé creates packaging research institute

Nestlé has set up a packaging research institute to focus on the development of recyclable, biodegradable or compostable polymers, functional paper, as well as new packaging concepts and technologies to increase the recyclability of plastic packaging.

IPS acquires Foodpack

IPS, the co-packing business owned by Culina, is to take over FoodPack Ltd, which produces a range of ambient foods, both own-label and branded manufacture for major retailers and brands.

CitySprint launches dray delivery service

CitySprint has launched a dray delivery service to cater to a developing market gap that includes new traders such as microbreweries and pop up venues.

Edible oil maker picks Bibby for distribution

Bibby has won a three-year contract with edible oils and fats manufacturer AAK to handle all outbound distribution from AAK’s Hull factory, delivering more than 1,000 pallets a week to food wholesalers and retailers a year.