Transportation and shipping experts Bespoke Handling Ltd today confirms a partnership with global logistics and freight company Kuehne+Nagel which will see a strategic strengthening of operations for customers of both companies worldwide. The relationship provides Bespoke Handling with unrivalled global support and logistics efficiencies and expertise in finished vehicle logistics offered by the Kuehne+Nagel global network, while Bespoke Handling will introduce Kuehne+Nagel into motorsport and specialist vehicle logistics providing customers a fully-dedicated, end-to-end storage or logistics solution.
Kuehne+Nagel is one of the world’s leading logistics companies, having evolved from a traditional shipping company over the past 130 years. Today, with 1,395 offices and over 80,000 employees, the company is the world’s number 1 seafreight forwarder, offering highly specialised solutions for all major industries across the globe. The partnership is further bolstered by support offered by logistics and supply chain experts KTF Stone.
Bespoke Handling has been established and built around a dedicated level of service and providing bespoke solutions to customers, regardless of global location or the requirement with particular strengths within the relentless motorsport industry. The partnership to be ‘powered by Kuehne+Nagel’ marks a major step in the growth and capability of Bespoke Handling, strengthening the offering to customers at each and every stage with an ability to provide complete closed-loop storage and transport solutions for all varieties of freight globally.
Commenting on the partnership, Gary Ayles, CEO of Bespoke Handling Ltd explained: “Kuehne+Nagel is one of the world’s largest logistics companies, and I am extremely proud to be able to confirm a partnership with such a major player in the market. With the world now in a very different position, this strategic partnership will allow us to continue offering our customers the highest levels of service but with the backing, support and increased capacity provided by Kuehne+Nagel.
“The global reach and significant network of contacts and on-the-ground support provided by Kuehne+Nagel will ensure the levels of service we pride ourselves on will only be strengthened moving forward, and this relationship will enable Bespoke Handling to offer our customers a more efficient service both in terms of costs and time. In addition to this, Bespoke Handling will offer a key service to Kuehne+Nagel customers and see the company operating in the industries we have been building our brand within for the past five years. We pride ourselves on the way we handle every process from initial discussion all the way through to the final execution and delivery, and we aim to build on this and look to set new benchmarks in global logistics.”
Steve Botham, Kuehne+Nagel Director of Air Logistics – Commercial added: “We are extremely excited about the potential growth the partnership with Bespoke Handling will bring for us both. Pairing the attention to detail and relationships Bespoke Handling can build along with our Kuehne+Nagel’s global network and expertise in finished vehicle logistics offers a great solution worldwide for customers operating in this sector. We are looking forward to a successful future working together”