Tuffnells has moved into a new, purpose-built main DC in Sheffield. The new 20,000ft² site, built on four acres, has 51 loading bays and will be home to 139 Tuffnells employees. The operator had inhabited its previous DC on Shepcote Lane for 50 years, and Tuffnells said it is pleased to have kept the business operating out of a new site in its home town. It added that the new site provides better, more flexible, transport links and better accessibility for […]
Connect Group has continued to enjoy growth in the first half of its trading year driven by its acquisition of Tuffnells Parcel Express in 2014.
Increased volumes at Tuffnells Parcels Express and Pass My Parcel failed to offset falling newspaper and magazine sales in a recent trading update from Connect Group, which saw its turnover take a hit.
Tuffnells Parcels Express has been acquired by newspaper and magazine distributor Connect Group for £113.4m.