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Debenhams to close Northampton DC

Debenhams is to begin consultation on the closure of its central distribution centre at Lodge Farm near Northampton. It is also planning on closing ten smaller regional warehousing facilities.

UN supply chain plan to deal with pandemics

The United Nations World Food Programme is to collaborate with NEC Corporation  for the development of the first information platform to provide end-to-end visibility of supply chains for pandemic interventions, on behalf of the Global Pandemic Supply Chain Network.

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DX reviews operations after profit warning

A wide-ranging review of operations is underway at DX after the company’s expected growth in higher margin revenue fell through, impacting on the business’ overall profitability due to its fixed cost nature.

BSI launches supply chain slavery index

The UK is exposed to an increased risk of modern day slaves entering the country from two thirds of the countries of the world, according to new research from the British Standards Institution.

BIFA awards winners revealed

The winners of the annual British International Freight Association’s (BIFA) Freight Service Awards were revealed at ceremony in London on Thursday 19th January.

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Witron to serve the entire warehouse

Witron has expanded its services beyond design, implementations and on-site – it is now to handle “entire warehouse operations”.

New head of logistics for Turley

Planning consultancy Turley has appointed Amy Gilham as head of logistics, taking over from David Smith who is joining Turley’s client IM Properties.