Marks & Spencer (M&S) will complete the UK supply chain transformation it began in 2009 by building a major new DC at the London Gateway container port and logistics park. The 900,000ft² DC at the deep-sea port’s logistics park on the Thames in Essex, 25 miles from central London, will be the last of three large DCs it needs to run its UK distribution operations. The retailer says the DC will handle clothing, homewares and gifts for UK and international […]
London Gateway claimed it saved 9,000 lorry journeys after accepting a single “mega delivery” of aggregate by cargo ship.
Retailer Argos has said it managed to operate a normal service for customers despite a strike by warehouse staff at five of its distribution centres on Friday.
Kuehne + Nagel has been awarded a four year contract with Waitrose to operate its new NDC in Milton Keynes.