XPO Logistics wins Waitrose contract to operate two key UK distribution hubs in Milton Keynes
The company will operate the Magna Park and Brinklow distribution centres for John Lewis
The Magna Park national distribution centre has approximately 950,000 square feet of warehouse space, whereas Brinklow divides 320,000 square feet.
XPO will manage the picking and dispatch of an estimated 93million cases per year at Magna Park and 50million cases at Brinklow.
Gavin Williams, managing director, supply chain – UK and Ireland, XPO Logistics, said: “Our team is excited to collaborate with Waitrose & Partners on ways to optimise the operations under our management at Milton Keynes, with a commitment to continuous improvement.
"We have developed a well-defined plan for driving efficiencies across multiple services, as we prepare to welcome more than 1,500 new colleagues in the summer.”