TITLE

Whitbread plans to outsource logistics

AUTHOR(S)
Tindall, Chris
PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
Commercial Motor;2/14/2008, Vol. 207 Issue 5267, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the plan of hospitality company Whitebread to outsource its food logistics arm to Kuehne and Nagel (K&N) and relocate in Northampton, England. The hospitality says its disposal of Pizza Hut, TGI Friday's and David Lloyd Leisure means its long-term strategy is to hand over its distribution to a third party and concentrate on its remaining businesses, Premier Inn, Restaurants and Costa. Whitbread says 230 drivers and warehouse staff at the Reading base will be affected.
ACCESSION #
31242330

 

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