BIBBY DISTRIBUTION IN SAFE HANDS WITH APPOINTMENT OF NEW SHEQ HEAD

Bibby Distribution has appointed Andrew Mawson as its new Head of Safety, Health, Environment and Quality (SHEQ). Mawson, 51, who has more than 25 years’ experience within the distribution and logistics sectors, joins the 3PL after nearly eight years as Group SHE Manager for PX Ltd. Mawson’s remit within Bibby Distribution will be to build…


BIBBY DISTRIBUTION PUMPED TO WIN TANKER OPERATOR OF THE YEAR AWARD

Bibby Distribution has been named Tanker Operator of the Year at the Tip-Ex/Tank-Ex Awards 2016. The 3PL’s tanker division impressed the judging panel, who described Bibby Distribution as a “forward-thinking operator” with a safety-conscious attitude and a high level of customer service. Vaughan Pendergest, Head of Tankers, Bibby Distribution, says: “Our approach to tanker operations…


BIBBY DISTRIBUTION WINS FTA LEADERSHIP IN CARBON REDUCTION AWARD

Bibby Distribution won the Freight Transport Association’s (FTA) Leadership in Carbon Reduction Award for its outstanding achievements in cutting carbon emissions across its operations. The judging panel of industry experts said Bibby Distribution was ‘leading the way’ in freight transport carbon reduction, thanks to a diverse range of emission-busting initiatives and a commitment to sharing…


BIBBY DISTRIBUTION RELISHES MIZKAN CONTRACT RENEWAL

Food manufacturer Mizkan Euro, which makes the iconic Branston Pickle, Hayward’s Pickled Vegetables and Sarson’s Vinegar, has renewed its warehousing and distribution contract with Bibby Distribution. Under the contract, Bibby Distribution will store and transport approximately 12,000 pallets a month – equivalent to around two million jars of the manufacturer’s famous pickles, vinegars and seasonings…


BIBBY DISTRIBUTION SHORTLISTED FOR FTA LEADERSHIP IN LOW CARBON AWARD

Bibby Distribution has cemented its position as a leader in driving down the carbon cost of logistics after being shortlisted for the Freight Transport Association’s (FTA) LCRS Leadership in Carbon Reduction Award. Bibby Distribution’s shortlisting comes on the back of a variety of carbon-cutting initiatives across the business, ranging from wider use of longer semi-trailers…


BIBBY DISTRIBUTION TAKES THE FREIGHT OFF UNIPART RAIL’S MIND WITH NEW TRIPLE DECK TRAILERS

Following the successful introduction of an innovative and purpose-built triple deck curtainsider to the Unipart Rail fleet, Bibby Distribution has added a further six of the 13.6m trailers to the rail component and service provider’s distribution wing. The new SDC trailers are part of Bibby Distribution’s drive to further reduce Unipart Rail’s transport costs and…


BIBBY DISTRIBUTION TANKS UP FOOD INGREDIENT TRANSPORT WITH £1.2 MILLION FLEET INVESTMENT

Bibby Distribution is beefing up its tanker division with a £1.2 million investment in 18 new tanker trailers which will support its extensive operations in food ingredient logistics. The new tankers, manufactured by Vanhool in response to a custom brief from Bibby Distribution’s fleet technical team, will initially be used to deliver glucose and starches…


BIBBY DISTRIBUTION PROVIDES THE WINNING FORMULA FOR ORGANIC BABY FOOD MAKER HIPP

Bibby Distribution has been named the new UK warehousing and transport provider to organic baby food producer HiPP, following a rigorous competitive tender process. Bibby Distribution will manage the complete warehousing and distribution requirements for HiPP from its multi-user facility in Corby – a flagship site occupying 15 acres and boasting capacity for more than…


BIBBY DISTRIBUTION ROLLS OUT NEW DEPOT FOR ROBERTS BAKERY

Bibby Distribution’s deal with Roberts Bakery has risen to a new phase of growth after a successful trial period for the 3PL. With Bibby Distribution already handling the distribution for Britain’s fastest-growing bread brand across Yorkshire and Lincolnshire from its depot in Scunthorpe, now customers in Northamptonshire will benefit from the contract’s expansion to incorporate…


BIBBY DISTRIBUTION APPOINTS DIRECTOR OF CLIENT DEVELOPMENT

Bibby Distribution has appointed Stuart Lloyd to the new role of Director of Client Development. Lloyd, 51, joins the 3PL after four years as a consultant working in manufacturing, engineering, retail and FMCG supply chains. His expertise is based on two decades in various director-level positions with Yodel, DHL, Christian Salvesen and Norbert Dentressangle. His…


BIBBY DISTRIBUTION’S MILK COLLECTION FLEET FIGHTS THE FLOODS AND WINS

With most of Northern England brought to a standstill through flooding over Christmas and New Year, Bibby Distribution’s milk collection fleet has reported near-perfect operational performance despite appalling conditions. During the week of major flooding, Bibby Distribution made more than 1,300 collections in flood affected areas, with just six collections having to be cancelled because…