Premier Logistics will shortly begin offering a refused loads service at its new 200,000ft² home in Coalville, Leicestershire. It took possession of the new site last week. “We’re a mile off junction 22 of the M1,” said commercial manager Mark Steel. “We see a lot of scope for helping out operators travelling into, for example supermarket DCs, from the extremities of the UK.” Steel said Premier would be offering to unload, store and reload third-party vehicles as part of the […]
DPD has invested £10.2m in opening six new or expanded depots in response to growing parcel volumes.
Great Bear Distribution has said a large new DC it is to set up at Markham Vale, Chesterfield, will create a “significant” number of new jobs.
Yearsley Group’s plans for a new cold storage facility south of Peterborough have run into trouble, after the local council raised concerns about its impact on daylight, and the number of staff that might be employed there. Yearsley wants to construct a new cold store at the Gateway Peterborough site in the Great Haddon Employment Zone. The plans are understood to involve two buildings totalling 385,000ft². The firm has suggested to Hampton Parish Council that the site will employ around […]