Colruyt group has recently filed a permit for the construction of a logistics and distribution centre, straddled between Ollignies (Lessines) and Ghislenghien (Ath). The work must begin in August and be completed in spring 2015.
The group will employ 350 people right from the start. The distribution centre will be located along the A8-E429 Hal-Tournai right by Ollignies.
Colruyt Group, which currently has about 4,000 employees in Hainaut is one of the largest private sector employers in the province. With this new distribution centre, the number of people employed will increase in the coming years.