Great Bear is a leading UK ambient 3PL business providing nationwide contract logistics and supply chain management services to a wide range of companies.
As an ambient logistics business, we manage in excess of 8 million sq. ft. of warehousing and operate a large modern commercial vehicle fleet, coupled with an extensive added value service offering. Our scale and capability as a leading logistics provider allows us to meet the requirements of our customers and those of their customers day in, day out.
Great Bear has built a reputation within the industry by fostering long-term relationships that are based on the core principal of customer service excellence. We collaborate closely with our clients and develop a deep understanding of their requirements, both operationally and strategically; this, along with our passion for development and innovation ensures both Great Bear and its customers remain at the forefront.
Great Bear has substantial and proven start-up and change management expertise, having managed large scale warehouse design and build and network change projects for our customers. We have proven time and again that in choosing Great Bear, our customers get the capabilities and sophistication of a big operator but with the focus and attention of a smaller more boutique service provider.
A true Total Logistics offering
Great Bear is part of Culina Group. A market leading food and drink logistics provider across the chilled and ambient temperature ranges, providing warehousing, distribution, contract packing and a series of value added solutions.
Culina Group entered the food and drink logistics arena in 1994, beginning as a modest single site operation with a year one turnover of £7m. However, a responsible growth strategy has seen the company develop an enviable network spanning the UK and Ireland, while it now presents an impressive £850m+ turnover.
Culina Group is proud to work with some of the world’s leading brands and manufacturers, plus a multitude of own-label producers and developing companies. Importantly, Culina Groups strategic focus is on food and drink logistics within a shared-user environment, which is driven by volume and critical mass. This ultimately delivers an efficient and cost effective solution for clients.
Culina Group is committed to future proofing its business by investing in its people, network, systems, sector and the environment, which will ensure it continues to provide clients with a robust supply chain platform that can be trusted to perform in a challenging and dynamic industry.