Tuesday 17th Oct 2017 - Logistics Manager

Boohoo submits plans for 163,000sq ft Burnley DC

Online fashion retailer Boohoo.com has submitted plans to Burnley Borough Council for a new 163,000 sq ft Burnley distribution centre.

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The site where Boohoo hopes to develop a new warehouse

The proposed warehouse would be located at Heasandford Industrial Estate, where the company already has a 113,000 sq ft, £1.7million warehouse which it developed last year.

The proposed clear internal height to the underside of the steel frame of the warehouse is 20m, which would give the warehouse a total height of 22.8 m.

In its application, Boohoo said that the development will secure existing jobs (1050) on site and “further increase the number of jobs by approximately 400.”