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Seko opens Heathrow base

[ July 5, 2018   //   ]

Seko Logistics has opened a new flagship airfreight and omni-parcel services facility close to London Heathrow. The 22,000sq ft purpose-built location in Egham this month is part of a £5 million-plus plan to expand e-tailer business in the UK, Australia, New Zealand and the US. It also provides additional capacity to manage new business for Seko’s hybrid logistics solutions offering fulfilment, forwarding and cross-border eCommerce.

SEKO opened its first UK location in 2003 and now operates eight facilities, including a 225,000 sq ft logistics centre in Milton Keynes. Currently, the UK is the third largest eCommerce market in the world, with 46% of UK SMEs exporting and receiving revenue from overseas.

Seko Logistics’ also opened its second largest operation in Europe at Amsterdam’s Schiphol Logistics Park in February.