Thursday 2nd Jul 2020 - Logistics Manager Magazine

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Bidcorp looks for buyer for Best Food Logistics

Bid Corporation is considering its options for the disposal of Best Food Logistics, which hit the headlines in March 2018 when it won back a large part of the KFC contract it had previously lost to DHL.

KFC returns to Bidvest for northern distribution

KFC is to use Bidvest Logistics to supply 350 restaurants in the north of the UK, following the problems at the start of its contract with DHL and Quick Service Logistics (QSL) last month.

Don’t blame DHL for chicken crisis

Blaming DHL for the distribution problems at KFC is wrong, according to Richard Wilding, professor of supply chain strategy at Cranfield and chairman of the Chartered Institute of Logistics & Transport.

The saddest words in supply chain…

The saddest words in supply chain came in a tweet from KFC last week as it tried to explain to customers why there was no chicken in its restaurants.

More KFC restaurants open for business

Almost 650 out of KFC’s 900 restaurants were open for business by mid-afternoon on Wednesday (21st February) according to the company’s web site as deliveries continued to ramp up.

DHL chief promises step-by-step improvement at KFC

John Boulter, managing director retail at DHL, has apologised for the interruption of supplies of chicken to KFC restaurants, saying “we are committed to step-by-step improvements to allow KFC to re-open its stores over the coming days”.