Kuehne + Nagel is to open a 195,000 ft² warehouse near Castle Donington in the East Midlands. The company has signed a 15-year lease on the facility, which is being constructed on 17.6 acres at Segro Logistics Park East Midlands Gateway, and is due to open in March 2019. Three existing facilities, including one at Minworth, will be merged into the new operation which will serve Kuehne + Nagel’s overland business. Jim Hedderwick, overland director for Kuehne + Nagel UK […]
Kuehne + Nagel says it is back on track after a weak start to the first six months of trading this financial year. Citing muted consumption and increased market volatility throughout the world, the Swiss logistics giant saw turnover increase just 2.8% to CHF10bn (£6.5bn) for the six months ending 30 June (2011: CHF9.78bn). Globally, EBITDA was down from CHF502m in the same period a year ago, to CHF389m. Its road and rail division reports that its groupage, full and […]
Kuehne + Nagel is transforming its Manchester DC, introducing dual fuel vehicles and cutting trunk miles since winning more business from hotel and restaurant group Whitbread.
Kuehne + Nagel has been awarded a four year contract with Waitrose to operate its new NDC in Milton Keynes.