John Lewis has signed a deal with the owner of Magna Park in Milton Keynes to build a new 638,000ft² DC at the distribution park. The new DC will be the third property IDI Gazeley has developed for the retail giant at Magna Park, following two previous custom-built sustainable warehouses of 650,000ft² and 668,000ft² respectively. Construction of the new DC kicks off this month and should be completed by the start of November. John Lewis has signed a 25-year lease […]
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