Bullet Express has filled over three-quarters of its new distribution hub in Baillieston, Glasgow, just two months after opening it. The latest client to take space at the hub is protective packaging products distributor Macfarlane Packaging. The packaging company is taking 28,000ft² of the facility’s 190,000ft² of storage and distribution space. As part of the deal, Bullet Express will source all of its protective packaging from Macfarlane. Macfarlane will also use Bullet Express’s logistics services to support its distribution service. […]
Supermarket group Morrisons has renewed its contract with Norbert Dentressangle for the operation of two of its distribution centres in Scotland. The new contract, which extends ND’s involvement for a further two years, covers the 575,000ft² composite DC at Bellshill and the Eurocentral 85,000ft² fresh produce DC, also near Glasgow. Christian Salvesen, which ND acquired in 2007 has been involved in the Bellshill DC since it opened in 1989. The site was initially run for Safeway until its takeover by […]
A shortage of warehousing space in the UK boosted Howard Tenens’ turnover and pre-tax profit in its last economic year, due to the operator’s significant property holdings and an increase in demand.
Around 1,000 warehouse staff at five Argos DCs are set to strike for 24 hours tomorrow (4 July) in a dispute over terms and conditions, union Unite has claimed.