Unipart Logistics, a part of Unipart Group, one of Europe’s leading private manufacturing, logistics and consultancy companies, has won a new five-year contract with Volkswagen Group to run their UK aftermarket supply chain.
Around 450 people in the 650,000 square feet logistics hub in Tamworth have transferred to Unipart Logistics.
Unipart Logistics is managing the full aftermarket warehouse operation for Volkswagen Group UK. The operation will service more than 900 retailers and trade partners across the UK for the Volkswagen, Audi, Seat, Skoda, TPS and Volkswagen Commercial brands.
Claire Walters, Chief Commercial Officer Unipart Logistics commented, “We are delighted to have won this prestigious contract with Volkswagen Group UK to become their supply chain partner for the future. We are looking forward to working in partnership to drive up availability and service for their retailers, trade partners, and most importantly, their end customers.”
Walters went on to say, “This new contract reinforces Unipart Logistics’ position as the leading supply chain enabler for the premium automotive sector in the UK.”