XPO Logistics Awarded UK Transport Contract by Anglian Windows
Press Release | Northampton, UK | Sept. 5, 2022
XPO Logistics, a leading provider of freight transportation services, will serve as the primary UK transport partner for Anglian Windows Limited, a British home improvements firm specialising in the manufacture of double and triple glazing windows, front and back doors and conservatories. The Anglian product portfolio has expanded to include porches, orangeries, single storey extensions, garage doors and roof trim for the B2B and B2C markets.
To launch the multi-year contract, XPO created a customised transport solution and transitioned Anglian’s incumbent supplier. The new network utilises a dedicated fleet of trucks, trailers and on-site shunters. The XPO teams are trained in the handling of Anglian product lines, and performance is managed in real time by XPO transport experts based at the Anglian manufacturing facility in Norwich.
Paul Jackson, head of production control and logistics, Anglian Windows, said, “As a company with deep roots in the British market, it is critical that we earn the loyalty of our customers by making their experience satisfactory in every respect. We are very pleased to have XPO as the transport partner for Anglian Windows. XPO’s commitment to our success has been evident throughout our collaboration.”
Dan Myers, managing director – UK and Ireland, XPO Logistics, said, “Anglian Windows is a values-driven company with a strong commitment to British quality. Using our experience in the building sector, we have designed a scalable distribution model that will elevate service and support Anglian’s expansion for years to come.”
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.