Marks & Spencer (M&S) will complete the UK supply chain transformation it began in 2009 by building a major new DC at the London Gateway container port and logistics park. The 900,000ft² DC at the deep-sea port’s logistics park on the Thames in Essex, 25 miles from central London, will be the last of three large DCs it needs to run its UK distribution operations. The retailer says the DC will handle clothing, homewares and gifts for UK and international […]
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Clipper Logistics is to provide John Lewis with a variety of “retail support services” from a new DC in Milton Keynes.