Palletways Platinum Club member Reason Transport has opened a new 20,000ft² warehouse at an old RAF base. The new warehouse (and depot) is located at Heyford Park, near Bicester, on the former RAF Upper Heyford Air Base. As part of the £1.5m expansion, Reason has created 15 full time jobs and added 11 vehicles to its fleet. Alan Reason, MD of Reason Transport, said: “We have been operating for more than 60 years and have always put the needs of […]
Palletways member TAS Transport has ceased trading and been placed into administration, motortransport.co.uk can reveal.
Brexit has amplified the shortage of warehousing space in the UK, delegates were told at the Freight in the City Expo.
The Co-operative Group has confirmed that a significant number of staff will take redundancy, following its move to consolidate two DCs. Its Wellington, Somerset and Portbury, Bristol DCs will merge into a new £20m regional distribution centre at Avonmouth. A spokeswoman for the grocery retailer told MT: “As planned, as the new DC at Avonmouth begins operation, there will be a phased reduction in the number of employees at our Chelston site in Wellington and at our Portbury site. “All […]