Europa Warehouse has joined United Kingdom Warehousing Association (UKWA) as it continues to boost its award-winning warehouse and logistics operation.
Europa Worldwide Group is an ambitious independent logistics operator and Europa Warehouse is its specialist 3PL warehousing and logistics division.
Membership of UKWA comes as Europa Warehouse continues to develop its logistics reputation and portfolio, with the completion of its new £60m state-of-the-art 3pl warehouse in Corby, Northants.
Established in 1944, UKWA is Britain’s leading trade organisation for the logistics sector, with over 700 members, including warehousing and logistics providers as well as manufacturers, retailers and wholesalers. The association helps its members to operates ethically, safely and profitably.
Sally Watson, Head of Sales for Europa Warehouse comments: “The value of belonging to an established trade association such as UKWA, cannot be underestimated. It is an important time for Europa Warehouse, with the opening of our brand-new facility in Corby. Joining UKWA opens doors to new networking opportunities, staff training and business support when needed.
“This is an exciting time for Europa Warehouse, having recently opened our state-of-the-art £60million facility at Midlands Logistics Park in Corby. We are thrilled to be strengthening our logistics portfolio and our membership to UKWA is a testament to our ability to offer an outstanding service in the highest quality facilities. We are incredibly proud to have joined UKWA.”
CEO of UKWA, Peter Ward added: “We are delighted to welcome Europa Warehouse as members of UKWA. As a well-established logistics and transport specialist with a 50-year history, a passion for service excellence and a new 3PL facility, Europa shares our commitment to driving forward the highest standards for our industry. We look forward to working together and supporting Europa on its journey of continued business development and further success.”
All UKWA members are independently assessed and audited and found to have demonstrated the highest standards in warehousing, with great value services.
Europa Warehouse delivers a dynamic and cost-effective solution with A Tier 1 WMS platform and in-house IT development team offering seamless implementations of complex logistic operations. With a range of value-added capabilities for Non bonded, bonded and wet bonded stock including e-commerce fulfilment, returns processing, rework and assembly, detail picking and co-packing providing a bespoke solution. Europa also has a fully compliant contact centre, offering an extensive range of outsourced customer support by phone and digital platforms.
Its new Corby facility will double the divisions logistics portfolio and has been constructed to a high-quality institutional specification, including above market standard 18 metre heights to facilitate variable storage options and three floors of mezzanines.
Europa Worldwide Group is an ambitious independent logistics operator with six divisions – Europa Road, Europa Air & Sea, Europa Showfreight, Europa Warehouse, Europa Contact Centre and Continental Cargo Carriers. Europa was recently featured in The Sunday Times Top Track 250 for the second time.