Supply chain New logistics hub opened in the UK
UK — Iron Mountain Incorporated has expanded operations in the UK with the new opening of a large pallet storage facility in Heywood, Greater Manchester.
A new 148,856 square-foot warehouse opened by Iron Mountain will provide storage capacity for 28,000 pallets. The new, fully racked, shared-user facility is to enable critical inventory to be managed with security, scale and speed. Services available on site include container loading and unloading, as well as a range of fulfilment services such as pick and pack and product manipulation services. In addition, customers will be able to manage their inventory up or down as their space requirements change, helping reduce disruption to supply chains.
The warehouse is fully secured with CCTV cameras and monitored access controls. Iron Mountain has years of expertise in storing valuable assets and the same chain of custody will be applied to its new facility. Additional services on site include container loading and unloading, as well as a range of fulfilment services such as pick and pack and product manipulation services.
Location: Heywood Distribution Park is one of the best known industrial and distribution estates in the North West of England. Its prime location allows fast and easy access to the entire North West region and the Trans Pennine motorway network. It is also close to the M60 orbital motorway and just nine miles from Manchester city centre.