Saturday 27th May 2017 - Logistics & Supply Chain

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XPO wins Vivino contract

Vivino, the online wine retailer, has awarded a contract to XPO Logistics to handle its e-commerce supply chain, for both wine cellars to home delivery from its warehouse in Trezzo sull’Adda near Milan.

Unilever sells spreads business.

Unilever to sell spreads business

Unilever is to sell off its spreads business, and merge its foods and refreshment businesses into one organisation following its strategy review in the wake of the rejected takeover bid from Kraft in February.

Yusen develops cold chain in Malaysia

Tasco Berhad, Yusen’s Malaysian subsidiary, is to take over two cold chain logistics providers in the country – Gold Cold Transport and MILS Cold Chain Logistics.

SSI Schaefer completes beverage DC in Germany

SSI Schaefer has completed the development of a large beverage distribution centre in Germany for A. Kempf Getränkegroßhandel, a subsidiary of Edka Südwest. The new site includes a combination of manual and fully automated picking systems.

MAN takes top Supply Chain Excellence Award

MAN Truck & Bus is the overall winner of the 2016 Supply Chain Excellence Awards with a major strategic initiative that delivered huge benefits in both customer service and inventory performance.

Nordfrost and Stef form frozen food alliance

Nordfrost and Stef have formed a pan-European, frozen food logistics alliance. The partnership will generate a new international logistics network with wide coverage of warehousing and transport capacities in the frozen food sector.

Starbucks appoints new global supply chain chief

Starbucks appoints new global supply chain chief

Starbucks has appointed Hans Melotte as executive vice president global supply chain, leading the Global Supply Chain organisation, which supports Starbucks operations in more than 70 countries.

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