We use cookies to make this site simpler. Find out more about cookies

Automation solutions

Automated distribution centre

Our automated warehousing solutions are completely scalable from point automation through to the complete digital warehouse delivering operational efficiencies, managing scale with agility and ensuring service reliability.

Get in touch

How can we help your business?

Automated warehouse systems and robot technology to enhance your business's efficiencies.


Expertise in automation

With over 20 years expertise in the operation of warehouse automation and 11 sites covering 4.9m sqft we deliver market leading bespoke automated warehousing solutions to fit your specific needs. Whether the requirement is semi or full automation, high bay pallet or tote storage, advanced robotics, hanging or boxed sortation or autonomous MHE Wincanton can help


Strong partnerships

Long-standing relationships with both our customers and automation partners demonstrate our ability to innovate and add value in your supply chain. Automated systems management maintaining high availability is provided by our resident UK based engineering team of over 100 automation engineers.



Wide reach

Our automated sites cover the breadth of the UK with both dedicated and shared user facilities. We provide end to end solutions in automation from initial design concept, systems integration, implementation and testing to day to day automation management and through life maintenance support.

Get in touch

Related markets


Working across the grocery industry, with both the major retailers and manufacturers, we are perfectly positioned to facilitate collaboration between the two.

Consumer goods

Complete supply chain logistics for manufacturers of pet stuff, household goods, personal care, consumer electronics, toys and apparel.

Why choose Wincanton?

Put simply, our ambition is to be recognised as the best in our chosen markets, with a reputation for delivering service excellence and value to our customers every day. Through our experience, we know that every logistics solution is different. We work closely with our customers to understand their markets so that we can tailor solutions that fit their specific requirements and suit their brand.

People transition

Wincanton has gained considerable expertise of transferring multiple sites across complex geographies and built excellent relationships with a number of trade unions. We use a tried and tested approach to TUPE, which ensures colleagues are transferred with respect and integrity, supported by an open communication process.

Health and safety

We help our people to support our customers by delivering the highest standards in safety. Our priority is to safeguard the well-being of our people, our customers and the wider public through ongoing health and safety education at every level of the business.

IT services

Wincanton has created an in-house IT team responsible for product and services deployment and technology management with well proven and established corporate governance processes.

How can we help?

Have a supply chain question, need some help, just want a chat? Contact Wincanton today.