Pan-European logistics specialist P&O Ferrymasters has signed a new three-year contract with longstanding customer Tate & Lyle. The latest deal runs until the end of 2014 and is for around 1800 FTL and LTL shipments a year from The Netherlands and Germany to a variety of destinations throughout Europe.
Tate & Lyle is a global provider of ingredients and solutions to the food, beverage and other industries, operating from over 30 production facilities around the world. Tate & Lyle operates through two global business units, Speciality Food Ingredients and Bulk Ingredients, supported by Innovation and Commercial Development. Eric Staal, general manager sales and development at P&O Ferrymasters, comments: "This is an important long-term renewal that rewards ongoing performance and consolidates our position as one of Tate & Lyle's key logistics providers."
P&O Ferrymasters is one of Europe's leading logistics providers, offering tailor-made transportation, logistics and supply chain solutions. The company is part of P&O Ferries - which is owned by Dubai World - and employs 530 people at 26 strategic locations across 13 European countries.