Tuesday 21st May 2019 - Logistics Manager Magazine

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High fuel costs could force 3PLs to migrate

Many UK-based businesses could be forced to relocate warehouses and distribution centres to mainland Europe if the government fails to reduce the cost of fuel, according to Derrick Potter, national chairman of UKWA.

K+N wins hotel logistics contract

Kuehne + Nagel has won a contract with Quadriga, provider of Internet and entertainment services for the hotel industry across Europe and the Middle East.

3PLs flood market with second-hand space

The contraction and reorganisation of third party logistics providers is flooding the market with second-hand space, particularly in the Midlands.

RedPrairie for Russian 3PL

Sanna-Litier one of Russia’s fastest-growing full-service third party logistics providers, has gone live with RedPrairie’s Warehouse Management solution at its 9,505 sqm logistics centre Litier Domodedovo, close to one of Russia’s largest airports.

3PL wins £30m contract renewal

The Lloyd Fraser Group has won a £30 million, three-year contract renewal for the provision of transport services to Focus DIY.

Gov’t is hindering 3PL sector, says UKWA

The government’s decision to scrap rate relief on empty industrial property and phase out the Industrial Buildings Allowance is likely to be “damaging” to the logistics industry, according to UKWA chairman Derrick Potter.

Cummins signs contract with Schneider Logistics

Diesel engine producer Cummins is outsourcing its freight audit and payment functions to Schneider Logistics Europe for its UK manufacturing plants in Darlington, Daventry and Ramsgate.