Cartwright Group subsidiary Cartwright Rentals has opened a new site near Leeds as part of plans to increase its national network. The new site, situated on the Bypass Park Estate near Leeds, covers the Yorkshire region and will be led by regional sales manager Jonathan Willacy. This is the latest investment by Cartwright Rentals in its portfolio of rental sites which includes Glasgow, Durham, Manchester, Rutland, Aldridge, Northampton, Newport, Avonmouth and Colchester. The Leeds site offers a range of Cartwright’s […]
Wincanton has extended its relationship with B&Q, in a deal that sees it handling inbound container logistics as well as planning deliveries across the DIY chain’s national network. The operator, which has managed B&Q’s horticulture distribution for several years, became its sole UK ports-to-distribution centre provider earlier this year. It will handle 15,000 containers a year for B&Q as a result, and by moving a quarter by rail, estimates a CO2 saving of 3,400 tonnes year. Wincanton has also since […]
Former staff at Cartwright Group who lost their jobs when the business entered administration are pursuing legal action after alleging that it failed to properly consult them.
Development giant GLP is to build a million sq ft of warehouse space across seven units and four sites in Bedfordshire, Northamptonshire and Milton Keynes, following the grant of planning permission.