Samsung has re-appointed P&O Ferrymasters to deliver washing machines and refrigerators from its factory in Poland to prime markets including France, Spain and the UK.The supply chain solutions specialist has clinched a new and bigger one-year road transport contract worth around €1.5 million for multiple daily full trailer loads to western Europe. The deal represents a doubling of volumes on the operation when the companies started working together.
P&O Ferrymasters will retain its specially recruited implant staff member at Samsung’s production site in Wronki and will also continue to co-ordinate the business from its Katowice office.
Commercial director Phillip Jones comments: “This renewal cements our growth strategy both in Poland and throughout central and eastern Europe. In such a dynamic and competitive region, it demonstrates our ability to win business while offering exceptional service levels.”
P&O Ferrymasters is one of Europe’s leading logistics providers, offering tailor-made transportation, logistics and supply chain solutions. P&O Ferrymasters is part of P&O Ferries, which is owned by Dubai World. The company employs 600 people at 27 strategic locations across 13 European countries.