Morrisons has extended the reach of its home delivery service to more areas in the North West, including Blackpool, Preston and Wirral. The expansion follows the opening of a new DC at the Knowsley industrial park in Liverpool, which is operated by Ocado. The two parties signed a 25-year deal for Morrisons to use Ocado’s IT and warehousing space, but Morrisons operates its own fleet of vans. It made its first home deliveries in the region on Wednesday (19 November), […]
Wincanton’s contract logistics business “is continuing to perform robustly”, it has said, while the company was hit by low volumes in its container business.
Ocado is to develop a fourth hub in south-east London, as the popularity of online shopping continues to drive the need for more capacity.