Retailers shift stocks to mainland Europe

A growing number of British online retailers are shifting stock to storage facilities on the Continent to avoid customs and tax administration and costs after Brexit, says Walker Logistics. By fulfilling orders from distribution hubs located within mainland Europe, UK exporters are able to can avoid the need for their EU-based customers to pay the VAT charges and customs duties which have been effective since 1 January. Marketing director of online fulfilment ... [+]

Walkers signs Dutch deal

Berkshire-based supply chain and order fulfilment specialist, Walker Logistics has signed a partnership agreement with Dutch third party logistics services provider, RIF Europe. The deal will allow Walker to offer its clients the opportunity to hold stock and fulfil orders bound for mainland Europe from RIF’s multi-user distribution hubs on ... [+]

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