Dachser has opened its €26m (£21.1m) distribution centre and head office in Northampton, following a period of growth European exports from the UK. The DC sits on a 7.4 hectare site on the Brackmills industrial site and includes a 64,024ft² cross-docking facility, a 113,666ft² contract logistics warehouse and a 21,032ft² office building. The contract logistics warehouse has space for up to 20,000 racked pallets. The operator, which also has sites in Dartford and Rochdale, expects to create 40 new roles […]
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