Our warehousing services
With over 30 sites and 9 million sq. ft. of warehousing in the UK, Great Bear provides a wide range of ambient warehousing
Our solutions include dedicated and shared-user facilities, as well as a range of specialist services such as bonded warehousing, COMAH warehousing, on-site factory warehousing, seasonal overflow storage and MHRA approved facilities for the storage of healthcare products.
Our solutions encompass:
Large-scale design and build projects
National and regional dedicated distribution centres
Shared-user solutions, from 500 to 90,000 pallets
Primary Consolidation Centres with multiple suppliers
Semi-automated and high-level storage capabilities
Managed ambient and ambient environments
Mechanical and manual handling expertise
Complex picking and stock management expertise
Great Bear takes a flexible approach to business, providing a solution that is right for the customer. Our commercial approach is designed to meet each customer’s needs; providing service level confidence and alignment with their own business.
We have over 25 years of transfer and start-up experience for a wide variety of customers and solutions. Our capability in project management and delivery of tailored solutions is proven, as is the quality of our operating centres.
Retail consolidation centres offer a cost-effective,
flexible and environmentally-friendly solution to
Multiple suppliers store products in our retail consolidation centres prior to deliveries into the retailer networks.
Our approach delivers benefits to both suppliers and retailers alike…
- Great Bear supplier collection network – efficient and cost-effective
- Suppliers benefit from economies of scale by Great Bear storing and delivering their products alongside similar businesses
- Retailers benefit from receiving full loads into their network
- Solution scalability provides suppliers with room to grow and a robust approach to managing seasonal peaks
- Promotes sustainability through reduced ‘product miles’
- Centralised ordering and ‘call-off’ for retailers
To find out more about our Primary Consolidation Centres and how our approach could help your business, just get in touch…
Great Bear is the perfect export partner. We offer export warehousing scale and capability with the same focus and personal attention of a
boutique service provider.
Businesses require a service provider that can handle their domestic and export requirements. That’s why we provide export and management
services to some of the world’s largest brands.
We currently undertake a number of export services
for our valued customers, including:
Shared-user and dedicated warehousing
Specialist co-pack activity for export markets, including re-labelling and boxing
Export container stuffing
Customs and export process management
Freight management and procurement
Interested in what we do?