Hermes has leased a commercial unit at Panattoni Park in Nottingham in response to the ongoing internet shopping boom. The delivery specialist has leased a 75,402sq ft warehouse at the 55-acre park, which has direct access to the M1 motorway at junction 26. Ashley Walker, Hermes UK director of planning and hubs, said: “This site will be key for our expanding operations across the whole of the UK in line with our ambitious growth plans, in response to consumer demand. […]
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