B&Q is to open a new 375,000ft² DC adjacent to its existing warehouse in Swindon. The company said that the new facility, which will employ 100 people when it opens next February, will maximise product availability for its in-store and digital customers. Tim Crighton, group logistics property manager at B&Q’s parent company Kingfisher, said that the opening of the warehouse is part of the group’s transformation plan called One Kingfisher. “The new site will allow us to improve efficiencies within […]
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Amazon has been given the green light to operate a temporary HGV park in Rosyth in order to service its nearby fulfilment centre.
The FTA has launched a new supply chain consultancy arm which specialises in warehousing.