New partnership launches Fluidra’s first warehouse in France, bringing products closer to customers in France and Belgium
Spain-based company to occupy 15,000 square meters initially in facility outside Lyon
GXO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: GXO), the world’s largest pure-play contract logistics provider, announced today that it has won a contract to operate Fluidra’s first distribution center in France. Fluidra, a global leader in the pool and wellness industry, will use the facility to improve the service level and quality of deliveries to its customers in France and Belgium.
“We are delighted to provide our advanced logistics services for Fluidra’s first distribution center in France,” said Bernard Wehbe, GXO’s Managing Director, France. “We are using our vast experience and expertise to optimize Fluidra’s distribution center operations, lowering its costs and providing improved service and quality to its customers.”
Prior to awarding this contract to GXO, Fluidra serviced its markets in France and Belgium from distribution centers in Spain. Fluidra is changing its distribution model for France and Belgium to improve its service for both markets and has now partnered with GXO to implement a local distribution center outside Lyon.
“This agreement combines our expertise in manufacturing and distributing pool equipment with GXO’s expertise in logistics to enhance our customer service and make operations more efficient,” said Stéphane Figueroa, General Manager of Fluidra Commercial France and Fluidra Belgium. “Thanks to this partnership, we can extend the promise of a perfect, seamless pool and wellness experience to our professional customers.”
Fluidra, a multinational group listed on the Spanish Stock Exchange, is the global leader in the pool and wellness industry. Founded in 1969, Fluidra has long-standing experience in developing innovative products and services in the global residential and commercial pool market. Fluidra has a clear mission: to create the perfect pool and wellness experience responsibly.
Sobre GXO Logistics
GXO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: GXO) es el mayor proveedor del mundo dedicado en exclusiva a contratos logísticos y se está beneficiando del rápido crecimiento del e-commerce, la automatización y la externalización. GXO se compromete a ofrecer un entorno de trabajo diverso y de primer nivel para sus cerca de 120.000 empleados en más de 900 centros logísticos, que suman cerca de 18.5 millones de metros cuadrados. La compañía trabaja con las empresas más importantes del mundo para resolver retos logísticos complejos mediante soluciones de cadena de suministro tecnológicamente avanzadas a escala y con rapidez. La sede social de GXO se encuentra en Greenwich, Connecticut (EEUU). GXO.com para más información y conecta con GXO en LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram clave y YouTube.