CONSISTENT QUALITY FROM BIBBY DISTRIBUTION WRAPS UP CONTRACT EXTENSION WITH BERRY BPI PACKAGING SOLUTIONS HEREFORD

Bibby Distribution has recorded nine years of consistently meeting a 98 per cent on-time in full (OTIF) delivery rate for Berry BPI Packaging Solutions Hereford, resulting in the packaging manufacturer renewing its transport contract for the third time.

Every week since 2011, the Bibby Distribution team based at BPI Packaging Solutions Hereford’s site has made 60 deliveries of shrink-wrap to major food and drink brands, and on every occasion has met or exceeded the manufacturer’s delivery target.

A dedicated Bibby Distribution team handles all aspects of journey planning, providing the most cost-effective transport and the utmost reliability.

Michelle Andrews, Commercial Manager at Berry BPI Packaging Solutions Hereford, says: “We supply packaging to some of the biggest names in food and drink manufacturing across the country. It’s a very complex schedule and we’ve always been able to rely on Bibby Distribution who always respond quickly to day-to-day changes, meaning our team can focus on production and not have to worry about logistics.”

She adds: “The support we receive has been invaluable and always consistent, so extending our partnership was a straightforward decision.”

BPI Packaging Solutions Hereford is part of Berry Global, a global manufacturer of high-performance polythene films and Europe’s largest recycler of polythene waste.

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Notes to editors:
As one of the top ten logistics providers in the UK, Bibby Distribution exists to enable other companies to drive value from their supply chain activities. The company specialises in providing contract logistics, warehousing, distribution, systems integration and added value services to a wide range of customers.

Bibby Distribution operates from 90 locations across the UK, employs 2,000 people and manages 2million ft² of warehousing space.

The majority of Bibby Distribution’s business is based on long-term partnerships. Its diverse capability also means it can share best practice across the various industry sectors it operates in, from Automotive to FMCG.

Bibby Distribution is part of Bibby Line Group, a diverse and forward-looking family business delivering personal, responsive and flexible customer solutions for over 200 years.

Bibby Line Group is a £1.4 billion business, operating in more than 20 countries, employing over 4,500 people in industries including retail, offshore, financial services, distribution, shipping,
marine-based businesses, plant hire and woodland burials.

To find out more about Bibby Line Group, visit www.bibbylinegroup.co.uk.

Bibby Distribution, Head Office, 105 Duke Street, Liverpool, L1 5JQ.

www.bibbydist.co.uk

Further press information:
James Boley at Garnett Keeler PR on 020 8647 4467.

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About Bibby Distribution

As one of the UK’s major logistics providers, Bibby Distribution exists to enable other companies to drive value from their supply chain activities. The company specialises in providing contract logistics, warehousing, distribution, systems integration and added value services to a wide range of customers.

The majority of Bibby Distribution’s business is based on long-term partnerships. Its diverse capability also means it can share best practice across the various industry sectors it operates in, from Automotive to FMCG.

Bibby Distribution is part of Bibby Line Group, a diverse and forward-looking family business delivering personal, responsive and flexible customer solutions for over 200 years.

Bibby Line Group is a diverse, £800 million global business, operating in 16 countries, employing around 4,000 people in sectors including retail, financial services, distribution, marine and construction equipment hire.

To find out more about Bibby Line Group, visit www.bibbylinegroup.co.uk.


Contacts

Lucy Pitcher, Garnett Keeler PR
+44 (0)20 8647 4467
lucy.pitcher@garnettkeeler.com
Bibby Distribution
Walker House
Exchange Flags
Liverpool
L2 3YL

+44 (0)151 708 8000
http://www.bibbydist.co.uk