Bibby secures ten year contract

April 4, 2014

Bibby Distribution has secured a multi-million pound 10-year contract renewal with Lucite International, the design- er, developer and manufacturer of acrylic-based products. It cements a relationship which began in 1987.

The contract, described by Bibby Distribution as being “a real value-add from normal warehousing and logistics”, employs a large flexible team at its 147,000 sq ft global distribution centre in Walker Park, Blackburn. This 24/7 site is the largest acrylic sheet cutting operation in Europe which includes secondary manufacturing.¬®The Bibby Distribution team is responsible for managing and consolidating inbound products, picking stock, cutting Perspex and Lucite sheets using four industrial saws linked to sheet optimisation software, as well as packaging, organising and managing onward global distribution.