XPO to run Waitrose Leyland DC as John Lewis Partnership undertakes major restructuring


 

XPO Logistics is to operate the Waitrose distribution centre in Leyland on behalf of the John Lewis Partnership. The move is part of a major restructuring by the retailer as it struggles with falling sales, exacerbated by the pandemic, which has seen it recently announce the closure of eight more shops and department stores. John Lewis said that the Partnership “had reached an agreement with XPO Logistics to operate the Waitrose distribution centre in Leyland, Lancashire, on our behalf”. Read […]