Loading
Loading...
ar racking - storage solutions

Cookies Policy

This website uses own and third-party cookies to offer you a better user experience and for analytical or statistical purposes on its use.

You can obtain more information on our Cookies Policy.

Accept cookies
Decline cookies
Options
23/09/2021

Supermarket chain Waitrose expands its warehouse with AR Racking

The renowned supermarket chain brand Waitrose & Partners has increased its storage capacity with the extension of its facilities in Magna Park (Milton Keynes, UK) to consolidate its position as a leader in its sector in the British market. To do so, it has relied on AR Racking, a European benchmark in storage systems.

The new extension consists of an intralogistics solution with AR Racking’s adjustable pallet racking that achieved an added storage capacity for 13,604 UK pallets. It is a storage system that will provide the warehouse with great agility in loading and unloading operations, with direct and immediate access to the goods. A solution perfectly adapted to the increase in demand for consumer goods and the demand on delivery times.

waitrose-warehouse-racking

Waitrose is owned by the John Lewis Partnership retail group, the largest example of an employee-owned business in the UK with over 80,000 members. "Our aim is for Waitrose to remain the supermarket chain most valued by the British people and to do that we need a logistics infrastructure that allows us to hold more stock of products that can be delivered in less time. We knew that AR Racking would meet their promises on this strategic extension", explains Lawrence Ireson, Project Manager of the John Lewis Partnership.

"This is a project that is tailored to the client's needs and characteristics. The racks have a paint finish in Waitrose's corporate green colour," says Mike Smyth, UK Key Account Manager at AR Racking. "We have strictly adhered to the delivery and installation schedules agreed with Waitrose, whose standards are exacting," adds Jim Albans, AR Racking's UK Project Manager.

AR Racking, based in Maidenhead, has a well-established presence in the UK thanks to a service tailored to customers' needs and the ability to deliver large projects to tight deadlines.

waitrose-warehouse-pallet-racking

Compartir:

Follow us on our social media platforms

Related news

16/10/2021

Double Deep Pallet Racking in the PEI and Hada International strategic Distribution Centre

AR Racking, through the property vehicle PEI, has equipped the new distribution centre of the leading soap and personal hygiene products manufacturer Hada International in the La Cayena free...

READ MORE

15/10/2021

Adjustable Pallet Racking with Earthquake-resistant structural calculation for the company Tecnosur

Tecnosur S.A.S, leader in Colombia in absorbent products, trusted in AR Racking’s experience as a manufacturer and supplier of industrial storage solutions to optimise the space of its...

READ MORE