RS Components, the world’s largest distributor of electronics and maintenance products, today announced that Parcelforce Worldwide has been appointed as its new UK domestic carrier.
Parcelforce Worldwide won the 2 year contract, which will start on 19th July, following a renewal tender involving a number of delivery carriers. Previously the UK contract was held by DHL.
Commenting on the agreement, Anne Bruggink, General Manager Supply Chain at RS said, “With core values that are closely aligned to our own, Parcelforce Worldwide is an excellent choice of partner for our UK domestic business. Both companies have a long history of unrivalled high quality service levels and we will continue to deliver that same level of service to our customers. We will also work with Parcelforce Worldwide to further improve and explore new delivery opportunities.”
Nick Landon, Sales & Marketing Director at Parcelforce Worldwide said, “We are delighted to have won the contract with RS who are a respected leader in their field. This contract win underlines Parcelforce Worldwide’s commitment to be the B2B carrier of choice in the UK, delivering high quality express services at a competitive price. We’re confident that our strong heritage as the UK’s trusted express carrier and our wide range of service options will perfectly complement the RS commitment of delivering for their customers.”