New group to push Sheffield logistics hub

Logistics companies from across the Sheffield City Region (SCR) gathered at a meeting organised on 22 June by Logistics Hub UK (LHUK) to discuss ‘Building the SCR’s Logistics Hub’. The private-public sector group currently has a core group of members including Peel group, Doncaster Sheffield Airport, rail port developer Verdion, Harworth Estates, Eldred Group, Shepherd Distribution and Anglo World Cargo. Other strategic include Doncaster council, the local enterprise partnership, Barnsley College, ... [+]

Sheffield scheme signs up warehouseman

DBL Logistics has become the first warehousing and distribution company to become a Member of the Logistics Hub UK, a private-public partnership that aims to establish the Sheffield City Region as the North of England's leading multimodal logistics location. DBL Logistics managing director, David Clarkson, said: “As a leading warehousing and ... [+]

Sheffield launches Logistics Hub group

Sheffield City Region launched its new Logistics Hub UK group on 29 April at the Multimodal show at the NEC. It is a partnership of private-sector companies and the public sector to promote the region’s capabilities in logistics, distribution and warehousing sector in Doncaster and the Sheffield region. The initiave is ... [+]

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