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Kaufland turns sod on new distribution centre

Retail giant Kaufland Australia has begun construction of its $255 million  state-of-the-art distribution centre in Mickleham, Victoria. The 117,000sqm facility, which will be one of the largest in Australia, will include 130 loading docks and will incorporate the latest technologies in automation, sustainability and efficiency. Kaufland Australia said the facility would create 600 new jobs for the area. At the sod-turning ceremony, Kaufland Australia director Maximilian Wiedmann said the d