Morrisons has invested in FreshDirect, the New York-based specialist in the home delivery of fresh fruit and vegetables. This follows its takeover of online retailer kiddicare.com
Supermarket group Morrisons has taken its first step into the e-commerce market – buying a baby product retailer with state-of-the-art fulfilment facilities
Morrisons has renewed its contract with CHEP for reusable plastic containers for another five years
Morrisons has been awarded accreditation status by the Royal Society for Public Health in recognition of the quality of food safety training in its logistics division
Morrisons has launched a “mini-tabloid” newspaper specifically for its distribution staff. “M One” is designed to have “a chatty, engaging editorial style as well as people-based pictures and a populist page design”
Morrisons’ £95 million south west regional distribution centre is expected to become fully operational early in 2012 – a few months later than originally planned
Morrisons opened a huge distribution centre at Sittingbourne in Kent last autumn giving it the capacity to expand its stores across the South East.
Morrisons last year cut its distribution costs by two per cent, and is now planning a new RDC at Bridgwater in the South West
Morrisons supermarkets has signed a contract with Zetes to provide a wireless IT infrastructure for five of its manufacturing facilities in Yorkshire, Northampton and Cheshire.