XPO Logistics, a leading provider of freight transportation services, has been awarded a multi-year contract by Luxury Flooring & Furnishings for national distribution services in the UK. Luxury Flooring & Furnishings is a manufacturer and supplier of quality flooring for the residential market, including solid wood, engineered wood, parquet, vinyl and laminate product lines.
XPO will use two-person teams and a dedicated fleet to transport an estimated 130,000 orders per year to delivery points across the UK. The solution provides comprehensive coverage through a single source, with real-time order visibility and digital tracking on all routes, managed by an XPO team based at the Luxury Flooring & Furnishings distribution centre.
Declan Christie, CEO of Luxury Flooring & Furnishings, said, “As a family-owned business, we know that the basis for a superior customer experience is reliable performance. In XPO, we have a transport partner with national capabilities and experience in the specific requirements of flooring. We look forward to the launch of our new network in August.”
Dan Myers, managing director – UK and Ireland, XPO Logistics, said, “Luxury Flooring and XPO share a number of values, crucially placing the customer at the heart of the business. Working together, we will complement Luxury Flooring’s quality products with best-in-class service. We are looking forward to building a long and productive partnership.”
XPO provides technology-enabled transport solutions for customers across a range of sectors in Europe, including consumer goods, food and beverages, industrial goods and e-commerce, as well as world-class events, such as the Tour de France.