Rhenus Home Delivery UK opens new distribution centre

Press release

Rhenus Home Delivery UK has opened a new purpose-built distribution centre in Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire. The site, which measures over 55,000 square feet and is racked up to 11 metres, is within easy access of the M1 and only 30 minutes from Greater London.

The new distribution centre is a reflection of the success of the Rhenus Home Delivery UK business and wider growth within the home delivery market. The business has recently secured four major accounts and is celebrating a 5-Star Trustpilot score.

“We see ourselves as invaluable partners to provide our customers with value-added services,” states Vinny Riley, Managing Director of Rhenus Home Delivery UK. “We analyse highly complex logistics operations and optimise them using individual solutions that cover sourcing, production and distribution. We also look ahead at what is happening in the industry, which helps our customers with logistical operations, so we can make an important contribution for tomorrow. Not only do we run a two-man home delivery service, we also find solutions for a wide variety of different sectors along the complete supply chain. These include multimodal transport operations, warehousing, customs clearance, as well as innovative value-added services.”

Rhenus operates a network of two-man home delivery teams across Europe in Germany, The Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, Poland, Czech Republic, Austria, Switzerland, Bulgaria and the UK.

Within the UK, Rhenus Home Delivery, part of the global Rhenus Group, operates from four regional depots. The company works with specialist delivery partners to ensure a wide-reaching operation across the whole of the UK. Services range from a standard room of choice deliveries to basic installations, removal of packaging and disposal of old beds, mattresses and furniture. Rhenus also specialises in part order and multiple supplier deliveries (order consolidation) and will hold all products until the complete order is ready for dispatch. Rhenus uses a modern IT infrastructure working alongside a variety of data transfer methods and in-house systems. The logistics specialist also provides a track and trace system for its customers so that they can log on and see the live progress of their order.

To find out more about Rhenus Home Delivery please email gavin.boden@uk.rhenus.com.

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About Rhenus
The Rhenus Group is a leading logistics service provider with global business operations and an annual turnover of EUR 5.5 billion. Rhenus has business sites at 750 locations worldwide and employs 33,000 people. The Rhenus Group provides solutions for a wide variety of different sectors along the complete supply chain; they include multimodal transport operations, warehousing, customs clearance as well as innovative value-added services.

 

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