11 December 2015
Under the new agreement, GEFCO UK will continue to provide a range of services to Honda Motor Europe Logistics including; inbound parts supply, weekly groupage, Less than Truck Load (LTL) and Full Truck Load (FTL) delivery services, and consolidated groupage deliveries at GEFCO sites for single shipments into Honda’s plants, across key European markets including Portugal, France, Spain, Belgium and the UK.
GEFCO UK’s relationship with Honda Motor Europe Logistics, the sister arm of car manufacturer Honda, began in 2008. As single service provider and an expert in the Automotive Logistics sector, GEFCO UK is able to ensure operational efficiencies on routes and network planning. This is paired with the use of GEFCO’s integrated network for shipments via the EuroDailyService.
Brian Marvell, Zone Leader - Transport Operations Quality for Honda Motor Europe Logistics commented on the partnership, “We have been very pleased with the services GEFCO UK has provided in the last seven years and as such we are delighted to renew the contract for another three years. We are a large business and recognise GEFCO UK as being the perfect partner to assist us in our operational developments within European networks.”
James Worthington, Key Account Manager for GEFCO UK, said: “We are delighted that Honda Motor Europe Logistics has chosen to renew our partnership. This is an opportunity for GEFCO to continue working with Honda on operations in their key growth markets and supports our operational developments within European network. We look forward to continuing to deliver excellent customer service and the highest level of support we have provided to them over the last seven years.”