CM Downton has signed a 20-year lease at Bristol Gateway, on a speculative build completed by Howard Tenens in April of this year. The location, set over 169,478ft² of space, features a warehouse with 20 dock leveller loading doors, office space over two storeys, a viewing platform overlooking the entire warehouse and “large yard”. Andy Downton, MD at CM Downton, said: “The immediate availability of the of property presented us with a high quality building that suited our purpose of […]
AKW Group saw turnover rise by 11.7% across its transport and warehousing divisions last year.
C&H (Hauliers) has been acquired by CM Downton in a deal that creates a £114m a year turnover haulage group.
Norbert Dentressangle (ND) has picked up a new European warehousing and distribution deal with cable company Liberty Global. ND will establish Liberty’s European DC in Venray, the Netherlands, along with a number of regional DCs, the first of which opened last month in Switzerland. The agreement builds on an existing partnership ND has with UPC, Liberty’s European division, in the Netherlands. Liberty works in the cable TV, broadband internet and telephony services sectors throughout Europe and South America. Its brands […]