Business expansion
United Kingdom
North West; Greater Manchester;
Location of affected unit(s)
Transportation / Storage
Warehousing And Support Activities For Transportation, Postal And Courier Activities
Warehousing And Support Activities For Transportation
52.10 - Warehousing and storage

150 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
28 August 2018
Employment effect (start)
Foreseen end date
31 December 2018


Hardware retailer Toolstation has opened a new distribution centre in the North West, which will result in the creation of 150 new jobs. The tool retailer's new site on the Stakehill Industrial Estate in Middleton, Greater Manchester, will service around 25 of the company's stores by the end of 2018 across the North and in Scotland. The jobs, which will be created as a result of the development, include management positions and warehouse operatives. There is no information available on when all the 150 positions are expected to be filled.



Eurofound (2018), Toolstation, Business expansion in United Kingdom, factsheet number 95330, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/95330.