C H Robinson has secured a contract renewal with Tesco, a multinational grocery and general merchandise retailer, to increase current distribution of its range of products throughout Poland.
Since 2011, C H Robinson has handled a percentage of Tesco Poland’s business, out of Tesco’s Gliwice Distribution Centre, as part of an outsource transport solution. Following Tesco’s decision to synchronize its current operational model in Eastern Europe, C H Robinson was awarded with an expansion of the current logistics relationship, expanding Tesco operations to C H Robinson’s Gliwice, Poznan and Teresin divisions.
“Tesco has been part of the C H Robinson customer portfolio for the past five years, and we are excited to expand the current business, and purposefully strengthen the relationship further,” said Jeroen Eijsink, president of Europe, C H Robinson. “We are pleased to enter this next phase with Tesco, where our principal focus lies on delivering quality and efficient service. We believe that our strength lies in understanding our customers’ needs, which replicates in the significant services we offer.”
Tesco Poland, is part of Tesco PLC, headquartered in Welwyn Garden City, Herforshire, United Kingdom. The Polish team of nearly 30,000 employees works in a network of more than 400 stores across Poland and serves five million customer every week.
As one of the world’s largest third-party logistics (3PL) providers, C H Robinson offers a portfolio of logistics services, fresh produce sourcing and managed services through its global network.