DB Schenker has expanded its road network hub in Nuneaton, Warwickshire, promising “agressive growth plans” in the UK. The UK arm of German firm Schenker expanded the site after the contract logistics work carried out there was moved to a new site in Tamworth. Schneker has increased capacity and improved security at the 100,000ft² hub, as well as increasing the number of loading bays there from 19 to 21. Chief executive Helgi Ingolfsson: “We have aggressive growth plans and this […]
Miniclipper Logistics has confirmed it is looking for another new storage facility, after a 5,000 pallet warehouse it opened just before Christmas at Houghton Regis was filled almost immediately.
UK Mail has opened a new depot in Middleton, Greater Manchester, in response to growing demand from both B2B and B2C parcel customers.
Kitchenware retailer Lakeland is to spend £10m expanding its DC in Cumbria by 50% to provide additional capacity to match expected sales growth in the UK and abroad. The company celebrated record sales in 2012 and is looking to add to its 60-strong high street presence in the UK in the coming years, as well as opening shops abroad. With e-commerce sales averaging double digit growth year-on-year at present, it has decided to sign off on a project to expand […]