Friday 28th Oct 2016 - Logistics Manager

UTi opens logistics facility in Southampton

UTi Worldwide has opened a 30,000 sq ft combined freight forwarding and contract logistics facility in Southampton catering to air, sea and road.

Located 30 minutes from Southampton Cruise Terminal, at Unit 2 Airways Distribution Park, Eastleigh, the facility specializes in freight forwarding for pharmaceutical, fashion, beauty and cruise line clients.

Barbara Kearney, UTi vice president, UK and Ireland, said that the facility will also handle warehousing for several clients incorporating material management, vendor managed inventory, shuttle runs, return process management, pick and pack and quality assurance testing.

“Our multi-client warehousing service allows our clients to focus on their core business while we manage the flow of materials for them,” said Kearney.