Abbey Logistics Magazine Spring Edition 2021


Abbey has renewed its long-term partnership with British Sugar, by extending its contract to provide bulk sugar transport across Great Britain, with a new multi-year agreement.

A bbey Logistics began in 2016. Since then, the two companies have adopted a ‘one team’ approach with Abbey becoming an extension of British Sugar’s logistics team. Together they have working with British Sugar

successfully delivered several high-profile projects that have focused on customer service, management information, reducing cost per tonne, safety and a significant reduction in empty miles. As a result of this close collaboration, British Sugar has improved its ability to provide sugar to its customers across the UK in a much more reliable, cost-effective and flexible way.

In addition to improved customer service, the

environmental impact of the operation has been reduced through improved and more dynamic real-time planning, significant fleet investment in newer, more efficient vehicles and trailers, and closer collaboration with customers to deliver the optimum service at times to suit them. British Sugar’s unique position of supplying the UK market without the need to import through deep-sea shipping is


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