Parcel carrier DPD has revealed plans to invest £3.7m in four new depots in Smethwick; Sheffield; Snetterton, Norfolk and Billingham, Teesside as part of its £175m strategy to handle increased volumes. The four sites will create 125 new jobs – 45 in Smethwick, five in Sheffield, 45 in Norfolk and 30 on Teeside. All four will be new-build depots. DPD CEO Dwain McDonald said the new purpose built depots would give the firm an advantage, in terms of vehicle access […]
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