Tesco network revamp cuts road miles


Tesco plans to restructure its distribution network, closing three depots and reducing its workforce at two sites to improve efficiency. After reviewing its distribution operation, the supermarket intends to close three regional DCs at Harlow in Essex, Weybridge in Surrey and Chesterfield in Derbyshire. The number of staff at its sites in Magor, south Wales and Welham Green, Hertfordshire will be reduced. In their place, the own-account operator plans to open two new DCs in Reading and Dagenham. A Tesco […]