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GXO expands its relationship with Carrefour, adding two new logistics operations in Spain

Madrid, Spain  |  avril 01, 2022

GXO further establishes itself as the leading pure-play contract logistics provider in Spain

Including sites in Madrid and Málaga, GXO now manages seven Carrefour warehouses in Spain

GXO logistique, Inc. (NYSE: GXO), the world’s largest pure-play contract logistics provider, announced today that Carrefour will outsource its logistics operations in Getafe (Madrid) and Málaga to GXO. With this agreement, GXO will now manage a total of seven logistics sites for Carrefour in Spain, including the first Carrefour site dedicated to ecommerce in all controlled-temperature products under the Salvesen brand, making GXO the French multinational retailer’s preferred partner in that country.

“We are excited to expand our partnership with Carrefour and to welcome new colleagues to GXO,” said Rui Marques, Managing Director, GXO Iberia. “The integration of their logistics will allow us to reinforce our commitment to continuous improvement, increase our technological and management capabilities at Carrefour facilities and grow our presence throughout the country, where we already manage 46 logistics facilities. GXO has extensive experience supporting the commercial activities of some of the most complex and fastest growing businesses in the world, such as Carrefour, with innovative solutions and advanced technology tailored to each customer.”

The agreement to manage logistics at the two additional Carrefour sites strengthens GXO’s presence across Spain. Including nearly 20,000 square meters and more than 38,000 square meters of space in Getafe and Málaga, respectively, GXO now manages a total of 270 000 square meters of space for Carrefour and will retain the company’s workforce at both sites, totaling approximately 170 in Malaga and 50 in Madrid. These sites were recently renovated with innovative tech solutions designed specifically to meet Carrefour’s needs. GXO already provides automated solutions and robotics at its other Carrefour-dedicated sites, including a robotic arm that doubles throughput for case sortation and picking and visual scanning technology able to increase barcode scanning productivity and accuracy.

  L'automatisation et la technologie are key differentiators, helping to drive more value-added solutions across an increasing number of verticals. In 2021, the company deployed more than 2,000 new pieces of technology across its sites, up 100% year-over-year. GXO is currently testing 200 new technologies from around 100 new suppliers.

A propos de GXO Logistics

GXO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE : GXO) est le plus grand prestataire pure-player de logistique contractuelle au monde qui bénéficie de la croissance rapide du e-commerce, de l'automatisation et de l'externalisation. GXO s'engage à fournir un environnement de travail diversifié de niveau international à ses 120 000 collaborateurs répartis sur 900 sites totalisant une surface d’environ 18,5 millions de mètres carrés d’entreposage. L'entreprise collabore avec des clients d’envergure internationale pour relever des défis logistiques complexes grâce à des solutions technologiquement avancées et des solutions pour le e-commerce, à grande échelle et d’implémentation rapide. Le siège social de GXO est situé à Greenwich, dans le Connecticut, aux États-Unis. Rendez-vous sur GXO.com pour plus d’informations, et suivez GXO sur LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram et YouTube.

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