Lightning Source opens new UK facility

<p>On-demand book manufacturer and distributor Lightning Source has opened its new UK facility, and has promoted Dave Piper to managing director of the UK operation.</p><p>According to David Taylor, president of Lightning Source, the company has grown its production space by a factor of five, &quot;thereby allowing us to rapidly add new products and services, all of which are being developed in an increasingly close working relationship with our key customers&quot; .</p><p>The location occupies 88,000 sq ft in Milton Keynes with a production and distribution area of approximately 60,000 sq ft.</p><p>Piper, who was previously the deputy managing director of the division, will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of Lightning Source UK in addition to looking after the expansion of the UK facility.</p>