Morrisons and Amazon are expanding their “ultra-fast” same-day delivery service to more cities across the UK. The service, dubbed Morrisons at Amazon, forms part of the online retailer’s Prime Now operation. It is already available in four cities: Leeds, Manchester, Birmingham, and parts of London as well as the home counties. Customers can order a full grocery shop online, which is then picked at a local Morrisons store, and delivered by Amazon. The option for delivery within one hour is […]
Ocado plans to add more delivery spokes to its network this year to meet increasing demand for its own grocery operation, as well as that of online delivery partner Morrisons.
Amazon is ramping up its distribution network in time for the Christmas rush, opening a second fulfilment centre in Doncaster. The internet giant said the new site, which is Amazon’s tenth UK fulfilment centre, will create 300 permanent jobs over the next three years.
In November, DHL Supply Chain revealed it had beaten off rival bids to renew a six-year fuel distribution contract with the UK’s fourth largest supermarket, Morrisons – a deal that extends their overall working relationship to 12 years.