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Travis Perkins opens Cardiff distribution centre

Builders merchant Travis Perkins is to open a new Regional Distribution Centre in Cardiff.

Travis Perkins opens Cardiff distribution centre

The seven acre facility open in the second quarter of next year and, operating on a 24 hour basis, will serve 94 Travis Perkins branches as well as, eventually, other businesses in the wider Travis Perkins Group.

Eventually, it will deliver products directly to online customers . The investment is expected to create up to 90 jobs.

Travis Perkins chairman, Kevin Appleton, said: “The opening of this new Regional Distribution Centre in Cardiff is exciting news. This new site will also creates a number of great career opportunities for people in the local area.

“We are committed to making our products available when and where our customers need them, so that they are able to say yes to many more jobs on tighter timescales, with the reassurance that Travis Perkins can deliver. We announced plans to open another regional distribution centre in Warrington earlier this year, and this new site in Cardiff is further evidence of this commitment to delivering market leading service to all our customers.”

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