Thursday 27th Oct 2016 - Logistics Manager

Widdowson expands contract packing

The Widdowson Group has expanded its contract packing operation and says turnover has increased 90 per cent.

It has extended its facilities and redesigned the interior workspace to support new working processes.

Clarke Robinson, operations manager, said: “The expansion of our premises has grown the dedicated contract packing area to a total of 65,000 sq ft increasing our capacity and flexibility.

“We now have a continual flow of products coming into the division, being reworked and going straight out again. In our new working environment the contract packing team control the warehouse intake, administrative functions, picking, locating, inventory control and pre-production planning.”