Logistics firm to create 400 jobs with new facility

GRL's new distribution hub

Global Reach Logistics (GRL), a third-party logistics provider offering warehousing, express delivery and fulfilment solutions, is set to create 400 jobs in Northamptonshire after taking a 260,000 sq ft warehouse in Daventry.

The facility will serve as GRL’s main distribution centre in the UK and is intended to support the rapid growth of online retailers seen in the recent year.

Harry Johnson, sales and marketing director, said: “We look forward to expanding our logistics network and expanding our business to offer customers an opportunity to streamline their fulfilment.

“At GRL, we have the vision to become the UK’s leading fulfilment solution for e-commerce businesses. From this location, we are excited to welcome over 400 new employees to our facility over the coming year.”