Developer db symmetry has announced two major deals with food retailers. The Co-op Food Group has signed up for a purpose-built 661,000sq ft regional distribution centre at Symmetry Park Biggleswade while Iceland Foods has taken a 221,000sq ft speculatively-built warehouse at Symmetry Park Swindon (pictured). The Co-op unit has been let on a 20-year lease and, once complete, will create 1,200 jobs. Construction of the unit, which is intended to support the Co-op’s expansion plans in the South of England, […]
Goodman has acquired a 187,466 sq ft warehouse and distribution site in Enfield.
Trading at the transport operations at Welch’s Transport this year is “progressing well” after a “reasonable performance” in 2012, according to MD Jim Welch.
Retailer Argos has said it managed to operate a normal service for customers despite a strike by warehouse staff at five of its distribution centres on Friday.