< div course=" inline_image image_size_full" data-attachment=" 234944 "data-sequence=" 2" >< img alt=" BFP Daventry depot outside" src=" https://www.breadnews.net/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/kent-foods-and-also-bfp-open-purpose-built-daventry-depot.jpg" dimensions= "( max-width: 1023px) 100vw, 780px" class =" lazyload" width=" 1681 "elevation=" 1121" srcset =" https://www.breadnews.net/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/kent-foods-and-also-bfp-open-purpose-built-daventry-depot.jpg 480w, https://www.breadnews.net/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/kent-foods-and-also-bfp-open-purpose-built-daventry-depot-1.jpg 600w, https://www.breadnews.net/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/kent-foods-and-also-bfp-open-purpose-built-daventry-depot-2.jpg 780w" > Bakery ingredients provider BFP and sibling business Kent Foods have opened
a multimillion-pound depot in Daventry. The 73,000 sq feet site in Sopwith Way changes as well as expands capability shed after a fire in September 2020 ruined the firms’ depot in Basildon. The purpose-build facility includes in their nationwide network of depots in Bristol, Livingston, Leeds as well as Lewes as well as brings complete capability to more than 200,000 sq ft.
The Daventry depot embraces the latest storage facility and logistics assuming, BFP and Kent Foods. Its format has been made to maximise effectiveness and with a fully electronic stockroom administration system designed to minimize preparations for clients.
It has ability for up to 10,000 ambient pallets as well as will certainly likewise house refrigeration devices for cooled as well as frozen components. Initially opened up with a core team of 5 full time staff, it is imagined that this will certainly increase to 40 employees once at full ability.
” We picked Daventry for our newest expansion as a result of its strategic area in the ‘gold triangular’ of logistics with fast access to 3 arterial freeways linking Daventry to the remainder of the UK,” claimed team procedures supervisor Michael Dalglish. “As residence to lots of significant logistics businesses, being in the ‘golden triangular’ likewise implies that our depot is staffed by a highly skilled group.”
It will certainly service Kent Foods’ food manufacturing consumers and also BFP’s bakery consumers in the Midlands and also house counties.
BFP supplies hundreds of bakers with a variety of ambient, chilled and also iced up products from leading pastry shop brand names. Kent Foods, at the same time, specialises in the distribution of sugars, sugar, milk oils, fats as well as items to the food manufacturing market.