Monday, April 19, 2010

CEVA Becomes Interspor's Logistics Handler For Turkey

Five Year Contract With Sporting Goods Company
Shipping News Feature

TURKEY - CEVA Logistics, one of the world’s leading supply chain companies, has signed a five year agreement worth €1.5 million per year with Interspor, the foremost fitness and sporting goods company in Turkey.

CEVA will handle a range of Interspor’s logistics requirements including LTL and FTL shipping as well as the distribution of home and professional fitness equipment and accessories on a daily basis from CEVA’s Çatalca multi-user warehouse to the chain stores and distributors of Interspor.

The contract will see an estimated 900 truckloads of goods distributed every year throughout Turkey.

Abdullah Kızılaslan, Logistics Manager of Interspor, said: “The retail market demands expertise, focused support and speed. The high knowledge of our markets and the strong presence in the region led our decision to choose CEVA as logistics partner. Their vast experience in home delivery service allows us to provide high levels of service to our customers.”

Aslan Uzun, CEVA’s General Manager, Turkey & Balkans, said: “We are delighted that Interspor has chosen CEVA as their logistics partner. Our unique distribution model in Turkey was one of the key elements that motivated Interspor to select us. Now, they not only have the ability to respond quickly to consumer demand, but can reduce transportation costs by participating in our shared network.”