Bleckmann has opened a new fulfilment centre in Lutterworth, the ‘Golden Triangle’, in the UK.
This is Bleckmann’s fourth site in the United Kingdom. The brand new building in Magna Park has a floor area of 205,000ft2 and a clear hight of fifteen meters, resulting in a floor capacity of 550,000ft2.
“With the opening of this new sustainable (BREEAM Excellent) distribution centre we nearly double our total capacity in the logistic heart of the UK”, said Mark van Onna, General Manager Real Estate at Bleckmann.
From this new facility Bleckmann will serve existing and new international clients within its B2B and B2C channels in Europe and beyond. The building is already in use and will be equipped with modern automation solutions in the future.
Reinardt Van Oel, Chief Operations Officer Belgium & United Kingdom at Bleckmann added: “We are proud to open the new site just 18 months after our first location in Magna Park. In the coming five months we will be working on the further fit out of this enormous building. It will result in expanding the total floor area to 550,000ft2 Part of the building has already been taken in use for the first client.”