DB Schenker has expanded its road network hub in Nuneaton, Warwickshire, promising “agressive growth plans” in the UK. The UK arm of German firm Schenker expanded the site after the contract logistics work carried out there was moved to a new site in Tamworth. Schneker has increased capacity and improved security at the 100,000ft² hub, as well as increasing the number of loading bays there from 19 to 21. Chief executive Helgi Ingolfsson: “We have aggressive growth plans and this […]
Take up for warehousing space in the UK reached record levels in the first half of 2020, with over a third of space taken up by Amazon and 11% involving deals where the lease is for less than 12 months due to the pandemic.
Culina Group chief executive Thomas van Mourik (pictured) has slammed the government’s handling of Brexit, insisting the movement of goods between the UK and Ireland remains “a big bloody mess” that has cost operators “a boatload of money”.
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.