Abbey Logistics Group has moved to the next stage of its development, opening its first warehouse operation in Bromborough, Cheshire. The company has also taken on UK Warehousing Association chairman Tony Mohan to help grow the company’s warehousing business. The Liverpool based logistics company has also hired two warehousing managers from a regional rival to run the Bromborough warehouse. Abbey chose the warehouse in Bromborough because of its proximity to a major, long term, global customer. The warehouse offers the […]
Working practices in the supply chain have been thrust into the limelight by the BBC’s investigative series Panorama. Earlier this week the programme aired an edition highlighting long shifts and tough picking targets at a DC run by internet retailer Amazon.
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