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Rail Minister visits Tesco’s rail operations at Tilbury following multi-million-pound investment

Rail Minister visits Tesco’s rail operations at Tilbury following multi-million-pound investment

Wendy Morton MP, Rail Minister, and Jackie Doyle-Price MP for Thurrock recently visited Tesco’s UK-Europe rail hub at the Port of Tilbury following the retailer’s £5million investment in new rail freight services. Tesco’s new investment, building on £2.5m of investment in recent years, includes the introduction of a new temperature-controlled …

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LCP Consulting responds to Tesco Booker purchase

LCP Consulting responds to Tesco Booker purchase

Following the surprise announcement that Tesco is buying Booker for £3.2bn, Professor Alan Braithwaite, Chairman of supply chain and logistics consultancy, LCP Consulting (that works with many of the top ten retailers in the UK) points out that this deal has industrial logic. He says: “The big win is that …

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