The Delivery Group will open a new £2 million mail processing hub in Aylesford, Kent on 11 March 2019.
The new hub will process 100,000 packages each month, and will enable The Delivery Group to support the rapidly growing delivery demand from e-commerce clients based outside London.
Steve Stokes, CEO, The Delivery Group comments: “This is an exciting time of growth for the company and this investment outlines our determination to offer exceptional value and service to clients throughout the UK.
“We move 1.6 million items a month of tracked and untracked mail and parcels both domestically and internationally. The new Kent hub complements our existing sites in Warrington, Luton and Central London and enables us to effortlessly handle the growing volume of parcels and packages that we are processing on behalf of the UK’s rapidly expanding eCommerce marketplace.”
The site comprises of 25k square foot warehouse including office space which has been purpose-built by the company. The new hub will host over fifty staff. The Kent location – near Maidstone – has been specifically chosen for its proximity to prime motorway links to the company’s main suppliers.