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Agility wins six-year logistics contract from Swedish wholesaler Amring

LBR Staff Writer Published 25 November 2016

Agility has secured a six-year warehousing and logistics contract from Sweden-based wholesaler Amring.

Amring is engaged in the sale and distribution of tires, rims, complete wheels and related articles for passenger vehicles, trucks and commercial vehicles.

Under the deal, Agility will offer warehouse services, mounting/assembling of wheels.

Agility intends to expand its Gothenburg logistics center from 8,350m² to 23,000m² to deliver better services to Amring.

The company, which will organize inbound and outbound transport of Amring, will also offer supply chain assessment and consulting services.

Amring managing director Torbjörn Wilson said: “Agility brings sophisticated supply chain analysis and the creativity, flexibility, personal ownership, and timing we feel we need.

Agility Nordics area managing director Mats Nordin said: : “Amring recognized the customer-focus and in-depth automotive knowledge Agility brings. We are committed to tailoring solutions that make Amring more nimble and efficient.

“We are looking forward to collaborating with the Amring team and to expanding our Gothenburg facility to accommodate their specialized warehousing and logistics needs.”

Agility provides integrated logistics services, including air, ocean and road freight forwarding, warehousing, distribution and specialized services in project logistics, fairs and events, and chemicals

With around $4.3bn revenue per annum, the company has about 22,000 employees in over 500 offices across 100 countries.

Image: Agility logistics center in Gothenburg, Sweden. Photo: courtesy of Agility.