US firm Dematic has confirmed its commitment to the UK and North European market with the opening of its new head office in Oxfordshire. Located in Adderbury, the building houses a training academy, conference facilities, a 24/7 customer response centre, and a live exhibition showroom for demonstrating warehouse automation technology. The move sees the firm’s 150 office-based staff transfer from the company’s previous headquarters in Banbury to the 49,000ft² building. Facilities include 23 meeting rooms and a training academy with […]
More than 200 drivers and warehouse staff at Indesit UK are to carry out four days of industrial action from the end of next week.
The United Kingdom Warehousing Association (UKWA) has appointed Bibby Distribution’s Tony Mohan as its new chairman, taking over from John Maguire who has held the role since 2011.
iForce is one of the leading efulfilment specialists in the UK, working for blue chip clients including John Lewis, Tesco.com, Sainsbury’s and Fortnum & Mason. The boom in online retailing has seen the company grow fast, not least because it has developed a highly effective returns operation to maximise the value from a troublesome part of the supply chain that can end up being a drain on resources rather than a valuable asset. iForce group sales director Geoff Taylor says: […]