Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Logistics Provider for London ExCeL Exhibition and Conference Centre Named

Freight Group's Fairs and Events Sector Wins Contract
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UK  Agility has been named ‘preferred logistics provider’ at the ExCeL London International Exhibition and Convention Centre. As part of the contract, Agility Fairs & Events (F&E) will be responsible for transportation to and from the venue, site receiving and handling services. Agility F&E will also be responsible for the provision of mechanical handling equipment and personnel. David Richards, Managing Director, Agility Fairs & Events UK said:

“ExCeL London is known as the UK’s most flexible event space, which is an excellent match with Agility’s reputation for efficient, personalised service, and our track record for solving time-sensitive challenges.”

ExCeL London is the host venue for a variety of events from award-winning exhibitions and conferences to international association meetings, product launches, banquets, award ceremonies and sporting events. In August, it was one of the venues for the London Olympic Games and in September it hosted the London Triathlon Expo. James Mark, Executive Director, ExCeL London commented:

“Agility is a highly-experienced, well-respected global organisation. It is with great pleasure that we welcome them onto the ExCeL site. This new partnership will continue to strengthen the quality of our services for all of our customers and is very much in line with our aim to have world class operators working alongside us.”

Photo caption (from left to right): David Richards, Managing Director, Agility Fairs & Events UK and James Mark, Executive Director, ExCeL.