Redhead International has moved from its Burton-on-Trent depot to a larger facility in nearby Tamworth. The new facility provides almost 5,000 sq ft of additional warehousing space compared with Burton, which has been its home for six years. Last July Redhead International opened a depot in Northern Ireland’s Mallusk and currently operates from seven depots within the UK and Ireland with an accounts office in Bradford.
Online retail giant Amazon has submitted plans to double capacity at its distribution centre in Rugeley, Staffordshire, creating 350 permanent jobs.
Lack of warehouse building activity in Scotland has seen rents for 10-50,000ft² warehouses in Scotland grow three times faster year-on-year than the UK average.
Online retailer Amazon has announced it will open a 304,800m² fulfilment centre in Coalville, Leicestershire later this year.