Building work for DPD’s £100m East Midlands parcel hub is likely to begin in August, following the granting of planning approval. The project, which will form part of the £175m investment in its hubs and depots revealed last year, will see a 330,000 ft² hub developed on the 33-acre site close to J1 on the M69 Hinckley, Leicestershire. The carrier expects that the hub will be fully operational for 2015 and estimates that it will increase overnight sorting capacity by […]
More than 40 drivers at Allied Bakeries’ Saltney DC are facing redundancy, after the baker confirmed this week it is to close the depot in November as part of an overhaul of its distribution network.
City Link narrowed its losses by 54% in 2012, but a reduction in volumes from higher margin B2B customers meant that its performance was behind the expectations of parent company Rentokil Initial.
Grampian Continental has won £500,000 in new contracts since it opened a Newcastle site last year, it has said.