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Asos fire: Investigation will take “months”

North Yorkshire police have said that its investigation into the Asos fire in Barnsley will take “months” to conclude.A spokeswoman declined to give a specific date to schedule its findings but said the ongoing investigation will take longer than ...
09:31AM - Mon 21st July 2014
An O2 store

O2 extends next day delivery to 10pm

Mobile operator O2 has announced it will offer a 10pm deadline for next day delivery, becoming the first mobile firm to do so.O2 expects that over 3,000 customers a week will benefit by receiving their order 24 hours earlier than before.Tete Soto,...
05:32PM - Mon 14th July 2014

Supply chain employment

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Amazon to double size of UK fulfilment centre

Online giant Amazon could create 350 permanent jobs at its fulfilment centre in Rugeley in Staffordshire as it continues to invest into its UK operations.The retailer has applied for planning permission to double capacity at Rudgely and plans to r...
04:29PM - Thu 5th June 2014
Waitrose wants to open 38 stores in 2014

Waitrose to open first ever national distribution centre in Milton Keynes

Premium grocer Waitrose is to open its first ever national distribution centre (NDC) in Milton Keynes as it aims to build on recent success.It confirmed it was in talks to transfer its operation from the nearby Celestia depot run by logistics comp...
05:16PM - Tue 18th March 2014

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