Despite reviewing all orders and cancelling or holding some at origin, inbound stock was still arriving in high volumes to the UK.
An initial search for 10,000 pallet locations was carried out, and a shortlist of suitable providers were presented back to the retailer. During the unforeseen busy period, Bis Henderson Space remained their point of contact, reacting rapidly to change in demands.
6,000 pallet locations are now live in a site situated within the ‘golden triangle’, with an option for a further 4,000 pallets.
NB – We have since been asked to source significant additional storage for this client.
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