Tuffnells has moved into a new, purpose-built main DC in Sheffield. The new 20,000ft² site, built on four acres, has 51 loading bays and will be home to 139 Tuffnells employees. The operator had inhabited its previous DC on Shepcote Lane for 50 years, and Tuffnells said it is pleased to have kept the business operating out of a new site in its home town. It added that the new site provides better, more flexible, transport links and better accessibility for […]
Tuffnells Parcels Express has been acquired by newspaper and magazine distributor Connect Group for £113.4m.
Tuffnells Parcels Express sales have risen sharply with almost 300 new customers being brought on board since it was acquired in December by Connect Group.
Tuffnells owner Connect Group is to sell its care and education division in order to focus on the growth of its parcels and news services.