Wednesday 27th May 2020 - Logistics Manager Magazine

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Downton wins £3.5m contract renewals

C M Downton has secured contract renewals with three paper and packaging companies, including: Holmen Paper, Norske Skog and RPC Promens. Altogether the renewals are worth around £3.5million a year.

The customer that reckons it can do logistics better

Is this the year that will see a major shake up the logistics market? Ocado shares jumped by a fifth in a day last month after rumours started circulating in The City that Amazon was interested in buying the business, as part of plan to launch a full grocery delivery service in the UK.

Caterpillar extends GEFCO contract

Caterpillar BCP has extended a contract with logistics company GEFCO in the UK. GEFCO will be providing the construction products business with a ‘reusable packaging programme’ – which will enable ‘a number of environmental and operational efficiencies to be achieved’.

GlaxoSmithKline awards five year contract to Kuehne + Nagel

Pharmaceuticals group GlaxoSmithKline has signed a five year global logistics contract with Kuehne + Nagel to transport products from the raw materials supplier to trade customers for the leading global healthcare company.

The Entertainer extends XPO contract

High street toy retailer The Entertainer has extended its contract with XPO – the logistics company will manage the retailer’s storage and distribution operations for the next 10 years. XPO will be responsible for the management of The Entertainer’s new distribution centre in Banbury.