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Royal opening for £50m Palletforce SuperHub

Royal opening for 50m GBP Palletforce SuperHub

HRH The Princess Royal is to officially open Palletforce’s new £50m SuperHub on Thursday 5 October, exactly eight years after visiting to open the original distribution hub at the company’s Burton upon Trent site. The 620,000 sq ft custom-built facility is the largest of its type in Europe and is …

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Wincanton adds to property portfolio

Wincanton adds to property portfolio

Wincanton the largest British logistics firm, has acquired two major new warehouse units at Medway in Kent and Harlow in Essex. The new leases total 500,000 square feet and are backed by a new customer contract. Ian Henderson, Property Director at Wincanton, said: “As a leading Third Party Logistics provider, …

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Wincanton new ready mixed concrete eight-year contract

Wincanton new ready mixed concrete eight-year contract

Logistics firm Wincanton has reinforced its position as a leading provider of supply chain solutions in the construction sector following the announcement of a new contract with the UK’s largest supplier of ready-mixed concrete, Hanson. The eight-year contract makes Wincanton the first 3PL provider to enter the ready-mixed concrete market. …

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New company TouchPath to meet market demand for fully customised lower-cost supply chain solutions

New company TouchPath to meet market demand for fully customised lower-cost supply chain solutions

Created by the merger of TransitionWorks Software and AIDC Solutions – 30 years industry experience TouchPath will combine technology and application strengths to penetrate new markets – 3PL first International operation provides global user support New company’s COTS technology enables “no limits”, fully customised, lower-cost software development A new company …

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