Independent freight forwarder and Palletways member, International Forwarding (IFL), has opened a third storage facility in the Midlands. It said the expansion will help import-export businesses combat disruption from reduced air and sea freight capacity due to coronavirus restrictions as well as provide space for extra goods ahead of Brexit changes at the end of the transition period. The 3,700sq m (40,000sq ft) warehouse in Garretts Green, Birmingham, is already starting to fill up with short and long-term goods storage […]
Take-up of large warehouses in 2017 fell by 36% compared to the year before, according to new research from property agent JLL.
Heavy investment by R Swain & Sons led to a dip in profits last year, but it has stood the national distribution firm in a strong position for the future, according to its MD.
Electricals retailer AO has opened a new site in Bracknell, Berkshire.