Pallet network Fortec has said its members will benefit from the opening of parent group Geodis’ hub in Northampton. The new hub, which opened earlier this year, is part of French logisitic giant Geodis’ wider strategy to centralise its European network operations. It sees all import/export line haul activities at the company’s High Wycombe, Birmingham and Lutterworth depots transferred to the Northampton hub, as well as the transfer of the Lutterworth network branch. Geodis said members of the Fortec will […]
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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Panther Warehousing has completed a management buyout (MBO), backed by private equity firm Lloyds Development Capital (LDC).