Sunday 4th Dec 2016 - Logistics Manager

Door-Stop picks XPO for door delivery contract

XPO Logistics has won a multi-million pound three year contract with door manufacturer Door-Stop International. It will deliver products from its Nottingham site to customers across the UK.

Door-stopThe logistics company said it redesigned the company’s supply chain to ‘ensure the reliable execution of approximately 4,500 deliveries a month’ (over 10,000 doors).

XPO will use its network to truck goods into depots at Rochester and Gloucester. Two-man teams will complete the last mile deliveries with ‘a regionally based, customised fleet of sprinter vans.’

Dan Myers, XPO’s managing director, transport solutions ­ UK and Ireland, said: “We’re delighted to apply our knowledge and experience in this specific industry, together with our nationwide network, to deliver a solution that meets Door-Stop’s distribution requirements both now and in the future.”