DHL Supply Chain and health food chain Holland & Barrett have set up a new pop-up e-commerce fulfilment centre. The operation was set up in just 48 hours, after an initial surge in online orders as a result of the nationwide lockdown and a “dramatic shift” into categories not normally purchased online. Holland & Barrett’s volumes have doubled on a daily basis since the lockdown began, which it said had outstripped the design capacity of the existing e-commerce operation. As […]
Menzies Distribution has bought Bibby Distribution for an undisclosed sum as it looks to broaden its geographical reach and service offering.
Retail logistics service provider Clipper Logistics has appointed Sean Hallows as its new operations director. Hallows, previously distribution director, Europe, at TK Maxx parent TJX Europe, is a former operations director at 3663 Foodservice and a former distribution director of Poundland.
Tesco is looking to hire 3,000 drivers to help meet the growing trend for online food shopping triggered by the Covid-19 pandemic lockdown.