Business expansion
United Kingdom
East Midlands; Leicestershire; Rutland and Northamptonshire
Location of affected unit(s)
Appleby Magna
Transportation / Storage
Warehousing And Support Activities For Transportation, Postal And Courier Activities
Warehousing And Support Activities For Transportation
52 - Warehousing and support activities for transportation

200 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
10 October 2019
Employment effect (start)
10 October 2019
Foreseen end date


DSV, a global transport and logistics company is planning to create 200 jobs when it moves to a new site in an ‘employment park’ near Appleby Magna in Leicestershire. Another 200 jobs will be relocated to this newly built site from the company's current site, which is only 10 miles away at Kingsbury. A spokesperson for the property developer has said that DSV will use the new location as a hub for its UK operations, including road, air, sea and contract logistics. 

Denmark based DSV is one of the world’s leading storage and distribution business - it operates in more than 90 countries, employing 1,900 people in the UK and over 47,000 people internationally.



Eurofound (2019), DSV, Business expansion in United Kingdom, factsheet number 99059, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/99059.