Clipper signs ten-year John Lewis contract

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Clipper Logistics has signed a ten-year contract with John Lewis – it will be responsible for retail support services from its Northampton distribution centre. “Clipper has had a long and close relationship with John Lewis which continues to develop on a number of fronts,” said Steve Parkin, executive chairman, Clipper Logistics. “We are delighted to […]

Asda extends reverse logistics contract with XPO

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Asda Walmart has extended its long-term agreement with XPO Logistics for reverse logistics operations covering nine Asda service centres where millions of units of returnable transit equipment are washed each year and repairs are carried out when necessary. Jon Parry, Asda logistics vice president, said: “The renewal of our contract with XPO Logistics reflects our […]

NFT expands with £20m Evans deal

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NFT Distribution has taken over NR Evans (Holdings) the Carmarthenshire-based temperature controlled distribution specialist, in a deal valuing the business at some £20 million. NFT says the acquisition strengthens its service offering in a number of rapidly developing areas including chill, ambient & milk FMCG supply chain and takes the total number of strategically located […]