Unipart Logistics is to run Volkswagen Group’s UK Aftermarket supply chain as part of a five-year contract.
Unipart Logistics is to manage the full aftermarket warehouse operation for Volkswagen Group UK, servicing over 900 retailers and trade partners across the UK for the Volkswagen, Audi, SEAT, SKODA, TPS and Volkswagen Commercial brands.
The contract will also see 450 people in the 650,000 sq ft Volkswagen logistics hub in Tamworth transferred to Unipart Logistics.
“We are delighted to have won this prestigious contract with Volkswagen Group UK to become their supply chain partner for the future,” said Unipart chief commercial officer Claire Walters. “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.”