£15m Cemex contract to Eddie Stobart

Supply chain, transport and logistics company, Eddie Stobart has been awarded a contract worth £15m by CEMEX UK, a leading supplier of building materials. The contract will start in March 2018 and will see Eddie Stobart deliver packed cement products from CEMEX production sites to its customers across the UK.

Alex Laffey, CEO of Eddie Stobart said: “We’re thrilled to have been awarded this contract from CEMEX UK and look forward to working alongside the business to enhance its distribution and supply chain. This win further underlines our commitment to the Manufacturing, Industrial and Bulk sector.”

As part of the contract, Eddie Stobart will provide a fleet of vehicles and industry leading equipment with greater health and safety features. A technology platform will be available to CEMEX UK enabling the customer services team to have full visibility and control of all deliveries, leading to an improved customer experience.”

David Hart, Logistics Director, CEMEX UK said: “Following a competitive process, we are pleased to confirm that Eddie Stobart has been awarded the contract to transport our packed products to our customers for three years. The Eddie Stobart team will be providing the full end-to-end logistics service across our supply chain ensuring a superior customer experience.”