Morrisons to hire 200 at online distribution hub

SUPERMARKET group Morrisons is to create 200 jobs at a new distribution base in Knowsley.

It has taken a 15-year lease on 20,000 sq ft at the Academy Business Park in Knowsley which is owned by Alderley Edge-based Orbit Developments.

Orbit said the deal paved the way for a speculative 100,000 sq ft distribution unit at the park which will eventually have 260,000 sq ft.

Morrisons' centre will service online customers in Merseyside and North Wales with a fleet of 54 vans run by Ocado which has a distribution deal wi... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...