XPO Logistics is to close its Nuneaton depot in August with the potential loss of 57 jobs, Motortransport.co.uk has learnt. In response to our enquiries, the company said it had been forced to announce the closeure of the site after failing to agree acceptable rental terms when renewing its lease. In a statement Martin Atkinson, business unit director at XPO Logistics, said: “The lease of our building at Nuneaton expires later this year and we have been in discussions with […]
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