TORONTO, May 6, 2022 – Metro Supply Chain has filled its 285,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art distribution centre in Bolton, Ontario upon completing customer agreements. The fit out of the highly automated facility is on track, with first customer shipments expected in December 2022. “We’d like to thank our customers for partnering with us at our Bolton facility,” … Continued
By Thayani Dayahparan, Principal Solutions and Innovation Architect, Metro Supply Chain The clock is ticking for Canadian-based logistics companies to transition their fleets to electric vehicle (EV) trucks. The Canadian government is targeting that by 2040 all medium- and heavy-duty trucks sold in Canada will be zero-emission. However, given how much more environmentally conscious consumers … Continued
By Martin Graham, Group President, Metro Supply Chain It may seem like we have a long way to go before 2050 when Canada has stated it will cut its carbon emissions to net-zero, but it will be here before we know it. The complexity of transitioning to a fully green economy is considerable – especially … Continued
TORONTO, March 8, 2022 – Metro Supply Chain has donated $25,000 to the Canadian Women’s Foundation to help advance gender equality and support women, girls and gender-diverse people to move out of violence, out of poverty, and into confidence and leadership. “For more than 30 years, the Canadian Women’s Foundation has been helping individuals and … Continued
TORONTO, March 2, 2022 – Metro Supply Chain announced today that it has donated $50,000 to the Canadian Red Cross to support humanitarian relief efforts in Ukraine. “The armed conflict in Ukraine has left millions of people in the country in immediate need of essential items and emergency care. To support ongoing relief efforts, Metro Supply Chain is … Continued
TORONTO, March 1, 2022 – Metro Supply Chain Holdings (UK) Limited, a division of Canadian-based Metro Supply Chain, today announced the acquisition of Century Logistics, a longstanding third-party logistics provider based in Suffolk, UK. “We welcome Century Logistics to the Metro Supply Chain team. Century’s wide capabilities and customer-focused culture complement Metro Supply Chain’s strengths … Continued
Throughout 2021, COVID-19 continued to impact supply chains everywhere – and Metro Supply Chain was no exception. But, alongside the real challenges our team faced and conquered, we found opportunities to evolve and invest in our business to ensure our solutions continued to meet our customers’ needs today and tomorrow. Metro Supply Chain is a … Continued
Foreword In 2021, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released a working group report that addressed the “most up-to-date physical understanding of the climate system and climate change.1 Its message was clear: human activities are damaging the environment, with every tonne of carbon dioxide emission adding to global warming. Reports also show that supply chain … Continued
Managing seasonal peaks and unpredictable consumer demand will look very different for Metro Supply Chain’s ecommerce fulfillment customers by the end of 2022. As part of an announced $100-plus million automation investment, we have started work on our 285,000-square-foot state-of-the-art distribution centre in Bolton, Ontario, dedicated to apparel and footwear brands requiring a fast, reliable … Continued
Watch Video Regarder la vidéo TORONTO, December 6, 2021 – Metro Supply Chain is driving forward zero-emission mid and last mile delivery for its Canadian customers with new electric vehicles (EV) and the supporting EV charging infrastructure. As early adopters of EV technology, the end-to-end supply chain solutions company has been operating converted EVs and gas-powered … Continued
TORONTO, November 12, 2021 – Metro Supply Chain plans to further invest more than $100 million to highly automate several of its fulfillment facilities to provide some of the world’s fastest growing and most reputable brands with ecommerce solutions that deliver a rapid, reliable and seamless experience for their customers. In addition, the company continues … Continued
Evolution Time Critical has launched its Critical Projects service, focused on the movement of large scale resources such as vehicle tooling or live production for the automotive and other industry sectors.
What does it take to move a 20,000-kilogram (44,000-pound) fire truck and equipment from Mississauga, Ontario to the Caribbean Island of St. Lucia? A passion for helping, a deep logistics network and years of supply chain expertise.
The new Kansas City fulfillment centre offers ecommerce brands two-day shipping Toronto, April 19, 2021 – Metro Supply Chain Group, a North American leader in end-to-end supply chain solutions, expands its fulfillment network with a third U.S. location to reach over 98% of consumers with two-day shipping. Operated by National Fulfillment Services, a Pennsylvania, U.S-based … Continued
Toronto, March 2, 2021 – Metro Supply Chain Group Inc., a North American leader in end-to-end supply chain logistics solutions, announced today a strategic investment in HCL Logistics Inc. and HCL Transport Inc. (collectively, “HCL Logistics”), a contract logistics company specializing in defence and industrial sectors, headquartered in London, Ontario.