Logistics Experts Support Grocery Retailers Distribution Network Strategy

Farmfoods the frozen food specialists has expanded throughout the United Kingdom to 320 stores selling frozen, chilled and ambient products. The stores are serviced by three Distribution Centres (DCs) in Cumbernauld, Warrington and Birmingham which service approximately a third of the stores each. Farmfoods engaged the specialist logistics team at Gideon Hillman Consulting to review…

Aligning your transport fleet with business needs.

In a business with its own transport fleet, its transport resources and the infrastructure that supports them need to be periodically reviewed to reflect customer, sales volume and product portfolio changes over time. This is especially true of companies with sustained periods of growth or contraction, or companies undertaking strategic divestments or acquisitions. The costs…