Supermarket Morrisons has released its space at Ocado’s Erith customer fulfilment centre (CFC) to help address the online retailer’s capacity shortfall following a recent fire at its Andover hub. In an online trading statement issued today, it said Ocado will now have sole use of its newest CFC until January 2021. Morrisons will return to its “pre-agreed proportion” of the Erith CFC in February 2021, by which time the site should be up and running at a higher capacity to enable […]
Clipper Logistics has won a contract with supermarket chain Morrisons for the distribution of its new Nutmeg clothing range, which was launched in March.
Ocado plans to invest £100m in its hubs, depots and vehicles this year to increase capacity in its network.
Bibby Distribution has won a contract with Morrisons to operate five regional consolidation centres (RCC) across the UK. Bibby will operate the five RCC operations from its existing facilities in Yorkshire, the East Midlands, the South East, Staffordshire and the South West. First to go live will be Yorkshire and the East Midlands, which will begin operations in the next three months. The logistics firm says it will use existing vehicles on the contract to begin with, but will invest […]