Supply Chain Specialist Gist Announce 200 New Jobs
Up to 200 new jobs are set to be created at Markham Vale after supply chain specialist Gist Limited (subscribers to FSDF’s Climate Change Agreement) announced its opening new premises at the regeneration site.
Work has already started on the firm’s chilled warehouse and storage facility at the site located just off junction 29A of the M1.
Gist manages the supply chains for perishable and chilled products for a wide range of customers in the commercial and industrial sector.
The company has 5,000 employees based at more than 40 sites throughout the UK and Europe.
Alan Devine, managing director, Network Businesses, said: “We are happy to be working with Derbyshire County Council and Henry Boot on the development of this important new extension to our national food logistics network, on time and on budget.
“Our new centre will significantly increase our ability to bring great service to our customers.”