Amazon to buy Whole Foods Market

Amazon is to buy Whole Food Market, the US organic food supermarket chain for $13.7 billion. Jeff Bezos, Amazon founder and chief executive, said: “Whole Foods Market has been satisfying, delighting and nourishing customers for nearly four decades – they’re doing an amazing job and we want that to continue.” Whole Food Market has nine…

Yusen wins contract with Glenmark

Yusen Logistics has won a contract with India based pharmaceutical manufacturer Glenmark Pharmaceuticals in the UK. It will operate from its 15,000 sq m warehouse at Grange Park, Northampton. The logistics business is handling all of Glenmark’s product destined for the UK market from a facility located within a four hour drive of the whole…

Clipper buys RepairTech

Clipper Logistics has bought RepairTech, a specialist provider of consumer electronic repair services. Clipper has acquired the business to enable it to “provide a comprehensive range of returns management services across the whole spectrum of apparel, general merchandise and electronic and electrical equipment.” “RepairTech is a robustly profitable and cash generative business,” said Steve Parkin,…