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), […]
The boss of one of the largest own-account fleets in the country, Morrisons, has launched a robust defence of the longer semi-trailer trial claiming it has helped it deliver a 6.5% productivity saving since the trial began.
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