Lidl is to build a 1,000,000ft² warehouse and RDC in Luton as part of its £1.45bn investment plan for the UK. When complete, the facility will be double the size of the largest of its 15 other UK warehouses. The RDC will service Greater London, providing support to Lidl’s warehouses in Belvedere, Northfleet and Enfield. The supermarket has ambitious plans for growth within the M25, and said the new site will be “vital” for their success. In the next two […]
Howard Tenens has acquired a new warehouse in Cheshire as part of its continued expansion into the North of England.
Meachers Global Logistics has netted a three-year contract extension with packaging company Huhtamaki (UK).
Miniclipper Logistics has expanded its operations and vehicle fleet due to increased demand for warehousing from existing customers, as well as new business wins. The operator has taken on an 87,000ft² warehouse a mile from its main base in Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, boosting its overall warehousing capacity to 200,000ft². Jayne Masters, sales director at Miniclipper, said it had taken on the 15-year lease following an increasing appetite from both existing and new customers for storage space. She said the company, […]