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. […]
Two major logistics parks, which together could add more than 5 million ft² to the UK’s warehousing stock, can now go ahead after receiving the green light from the planning authorities.
Union Unite has warned further industrial action could be on the cards by drivers and warehouse staff at white goods manufacturer Indesit UK, if a ballot on the company’s latest pay offer leads to it being rejected.
Fashion retailer Next has made an art form out of integrating physical retail with its online presence, as its results for the 12 months to 25 January 2020 showed. But even it has not been immune from the impact of Covid-19.