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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City Link has invested in additional drivers, delivery vehicles and warehouse staff ahead of the bumper parcel volumes expected this Christmas.