Mahle Aftermarket has expanded its 70,000sq m warehouse located in Bilston, West Midlands by 350sq m.

The extension added 1,300 new bin locations at the warehouse - more space for the automotive filter range and new products like HVAC service equipment, electronic thermostats and replacement turbochargers.

Bjoern Hornung carried out the expansion and installation of parts handling systems at the warehouse, Tyrepress reported.

Mahle Aftermarket MD Jonathan Walker said: "This year we are making key changes to our internal processes, introducing the latest technology such as pick by voice, bar coding, data management and strict tracking of deliveries.

"We are also restructuring internally with new personnel to enhance our customer service performance levels and customer response time. Part availability is high on the agenda."