Thursday 3rd Sep 2015 - Logistics Manager

Amazon fulfilment

Amazon to open second Doncaster fulfilment centre

Amazon is to open second fulfilment centre in Doncaster – just down the road from its existing facility. The new 250,000 sq ft centre is scheduled to start operations in the autumn.

Near-shoring grows among high-tech companies

High-tech companies are increasingly moving manufacturing facilities closer to demand to optimise the supply chain, a new survey conducted for UPS has revealed.

Rail service links Felixstowe to BIFT

GB Railfreight has started a rail freight service run from Felixstowe to the Birmingham Intermodal Freight Terminal (BIFT) at Birch Coppice – taking its number of train slots at the port to seven.