A 20% increase in storage demand has prompted Meachers Global Logistics to lease a new warehouse in Southampton. The transport company said the COVID-19 pandemic had sent demand for space soaring as supply chains slowed down. The new premises at Solent Gateway in Marchwood will help Meachers meet the needs of its customers while the coronavirus takes hold. Gary Whittle, commercial director at Meachers, said: “The coronavirus outbreak has forced many supply chains to back up as companies with surplus […]
Walker Logistics said it was aiming to keep its Berkshire site a “Coronavirus-free zone” after introducing its own in-house track and trace system.
The transport industry has given a mixed reaction to today’s (3 March) Spring Budget.
DFDS Logistics has acquired the Danish freight forwarding firm ICT Logistics, which it said would strengthen and develop its eastern European position.