The urban logistics market to the west of London has seen a spate of activity, with two new developments starting and another completing. Aviva Investors has plans for a £32.7m development in Uxbridge, which will be constructed by the third quarter of 2018. This will consist of three warehouses of 120,000ft², 36,000ft² and 11,500ft² respectively and will be known as Uxbridge Industrial Park. Alastair Wakefield, assistant director of Aviva Investors, said: “Urban logistics and last-mile opportunities remain at the top […]
A group that aims to promote Sheffield as an area for more warehousing and logistics companies to invest in was launched at Multimodal yesterday (29 April).
A year after acquiring a 90% controlling stake in Europa Worldwide Logistics, MD Andrew Baxter said the firm is on track to hit its growth targets, although that will come with a short-term dip in profit. Baxter told MT: “It is our objective to be the number one groupage operator in the UK. That will be achieved, but there is a question of how long it will take to achieve that. Our growth will be held up because we are […]
A £150m logistics park at Appleby Lodge in Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, has been given the green light.