Freight forwarder, Rhenus Logistics UK, has further strengthened its existing network with the opening of a new facility located close to major international airport, Heathrow.
Situated next to one of the world's busiest transport centres, the Heathrow facility specialises in air and ocean freight. With a full range of services, including import and export, the new depot provides a significant gateway to the EU and beyond. The development allows Rhenus to build upon its reputation as a leading logistics provider in the UK and support customers internationally.
Rhenus Logistics currently operates a national network of depots, delivering around 220,000 consignments each year for more than 9,000 clients in the UK. Like all other routes from the UK, the branch offers a fully comprehensive package of additional services including; customs and excise advice, full tracking and tracing, document management and express shipment. As one of the leading freight forwarders and logistics specialists in Europe, Rhenus continues to build its proven performance, providing efficiency across the UK and overseas.
Spencer Davern, general manager at Rhenus Heathrow, said: "It's very exciting to be joining Rhenus Logistics UK during such a steady period of growth. Rhenus adopts a pioneering approach to logistics with a strong commitment to service and quality which benefits its valued customers. The decision to open a site at Heathrow is a key part of Rhenus' strategic plans to improve UK and EU gateways and will further strengthen Rhenus' air and ocean provision in the UK, allowing the company to continue its expansion of services and capability."