Seafield Logistics wins a warehousing and distribution contract with Tommy Tucker

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The UK based confectionery manufacturer Tommy Tucker has awarded Seafield Logistics a warehousing and distribution contract.  Tommy Tucker has manufacturing sites located within Nottinghamshire ideally located within a short distance from Seafields operation.

Seafield will be storing pallets of finished popcorn, sweets, popping corn and oils within their warehouse at Claylands Avenue in Worksop, where they will receive, store, pick and pack confectionery and distribute to Odeon and Vue cinemas nationwide.  Seafield are also receiving approximately two bulk deliveries per week of popping corn from the USA in handball containers which is then transported to the production sites in Worksop and Retford.

The contract will require 6 additional vehicles which have been acquired including Mercedes and MAN vehicles and a selection of trailers which all include tail lifts.  Seafield will deliver approximately 150 loads per week across the UK using dedicated vehicles from the Claylands Avenue site.  A further 2 vehicles have been resourced operating from Seafields depot in Aylesham delivering into the London cinemas.  9 additional drivers have also been recruited.

Simon Stanham, Finance Director for Tommy Tucker, commented:We are very pleased to be working with Seafield Logistics in building a successful long term relationship for our distribution and warehousing requirements. We feel that working with such a professional company, who have tailored a service to match our specific needs will certainly help develop our business.

Mark Strong, Managing Director of Seafield Logistics, said: Tommy Tucker are a company who demand high performance from their logistical suppliers and operate in a very demanding sector.  We are pleased to be chosen to be their partner in this exciting and growing market.

About Seafield Logistics
The main activities of Seafield Logistics are; distribution (specialising in bulk powder, chemicals (non hazardous), FMCG, glass, packaging, retail, sand and clay and steel); dedicated distribution centre operation and management and; contract packing and re-labelling.  Seafield operate a fleet of over 110 vehicles across 17 locations. The company manages over 450,000 square feet of warehousing. Seafield Logistics head office is in Worksop, Nottinghamshire with other operating centres located in Aylesham, Barnsley, Guyhirn, Northwich and Scunthorpe.

Customers include:
B&Q
Brunner Mond
Corus
Gainsborough Showers
London Fancy Box
Makro
MKF Folien
Nestle Purina
Omya
Premier Foods
Sharp Interpack
Sibelco
Singleton Birch
Tommy Tucker
Tripp Luggage
Wilkinsons

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