Third party logistics provider Lloyd Fraser has signed up for a 43,078sq ft unit at Runcorn's Whitehouse Industrial Estate following a competitive bidding process.

Lloyd Fraser has taken a five-year lease on the unit, which will be used for its retail logistics business.

The Rugby-based company operates from around 16 locations around the UK. It specialises in retail distribution and bulk liquid transport.

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B8 Real Estate acted as joint agent for the letting, along with CBRE and DTRE.

Alex Perratt of B8 Real Estate said: "Runcorn was a key location for Lloyd Fraser and this high-specification refurbished unit fitted the bill perfectly.

"The company secured the unit in the face of competition following a 'best bids' process. The outcome demonstrates the demand for high-quality industrial space in a very competitive market."