House of Fraser, the UK’s leading premium department store group, has appointed Allport to manage its international inbound logistics. The three year contract will commence in March 2012.
Mark Holland, Executive Supply Chain Director at House of Fraser, said:
When we tendered our inbound logistics we were looking for a fresh, innovative approach that focused on taking our supply chain to the next level. Our business is advancing in international retailing and our supply chain needs to be suitably adaptive and resilient. Allport, with their extensive retail experience, were the ideal choice to support us.
Danny Clayton, Divisional Managing Director at Allport, commented:
The award of this contract is especially positive for us as the UK has been facing a challenging year in retail. We are a logistics provider focused on helping retailers develop their international supply chains, and our team are excited about the prospect of working with such an established brand as House of Fraser.