Distribution centre now handed over to Amazon
A one million sq ft distribution centre has been formally handed over to Amazon.
The site, on the outskirts of Ellistown, near Coalville, was developed by Mountpark Logistics for the retail giant and will create hundreds of jobs.
The warehouse opens for business this month.
Management said over the next three years, 500 full-time jobs will be created there.
They will also be recruiting hundreds of seasonal staff to meet demand from Christmas shoppers.
Leeds-based Projex provided project management, cost consultancy and health and safety monitoring services for the £100 million development.... read more
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