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Ocado searches for new warehouse following fire at Andover

  Ocado, the online grocery business, is understood to be searching for a replacement for the 784,000 sq ft Andover warehouse badly damaged in a blaze earlier this week. The full-automated plant has a floor area of 240,000 sq ft, but mezzanine floors add to the...

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Government sued over Brexit ferry contracts

The government is being sued by Eurotunnel over the contracts awarded to charter additional ferries to cross the channel in the event of a no-deal Brexit. At a High Court hearing in London on Monday, Eurotunnel claimed that the contracts were the product of a...

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2018 UK Enterprise Awards hosted by SME-News!

JLC Solutions Logistics Recruitment has been awarded Best for Logistics & Supply Chain Recruitment 2018 - Leicestershire SME News Transport Awards 2019 Best Independent Logistics Recruitment Agency – East...

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New Award for JLC Solutions

In addition to being awarded in the 2018 UK Enterprise Awards hosted by SME-News    Best for Logistics & Supply Chain Recruitment 2018 - Leicestershire, JLC Solutions is delighted to have received the following award  SME News Transport Awards 2019   Best Independent...

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Customs checks to be streamlined in no-deal Brexit

HMRC unveils Transitional Simplified Procedures.  Lorries will be able to drive straight into the UK without having to make customs declarations in the event of a no-deal Brexit, guidance has said. Under plans for “Transitional Simplified Procedures” by Her Majesty’s...

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Ocado to roll out new Zoom fulfilment service

Online supermarket giant Ocado is trialling a new delivery service, Ocado Zoom, designed to deliver groceries to customers within a one-hour window, pitting the service in competition with Amazon’s Prime Now. The service, to launch next month in West London, will be...

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Hermes and GMB in groundbreaking ‘gig economy deal’

Hermes’ self-employed couriers now have the option to take holiday pay and have guaranteed earnings following a ground-breaking deal between the leading consumer delivery company and the GMB. The collective bargaining agreement is the first ever recognition deal of...

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