Agility wins warehouse deal with Universal
Kuwait, April 17, 2013
Kuwait-based Agility, a leading global logistics provider, has been awarded a contract with an estimated value of $9.7 million to provide warehousing services to Universal, a home appliance provider in Egypt.
As part of the five-year contract, Agility will manage the storage of various components for microwaves, washing machines, refrigerators, and several other home appliances in its warehouse in 6th of October City, a satellite city that is part of Cairo, Egypt.
“Agility’s warehousing and distribution capabilities are the driving force behind our successful supply chain solutions in Egypt,” said Ahmed Aly, chief executive officer, Egypt, Agility. “We are pleased to be utilizing our expertise for Universal, with the extensive range of products they offer in the Egyptian market. We look forward to partnering with them as they continue to expand their business.”
“We are excited to be working with a global company like Agility,” said Sameh Abu El Yazid, Supply Chain director, Universal. “With Agility’s expertise in warehousing, we will benefit from efficient operations that will help us achieve our ambitious and sustainable plans for growth.” – TradeArabia News Service