Global logistics supplier Agility Fairs & Events will continue to provide logistics support for ExCeL London, extending a seven-year relationship with the exhibition centre.
Agility will continue as the venue’s preferred logistics partner under a new five-year contract. The contract embraces transportation, pre- and post-show storage, on-site receiving and delivery, forklift/mechanical handling equipment and customer logistics advice and support.
“We have been working with ExCeL since 2012, and our on-site presence gives us a tremendous insight into their business,” said David Richards, European Regional Director for Agility Fairs & Events. “This renewal demonstrates our successful track record of delivering world-class logistics services at ExCeL. We are excited to continue this partnership for the benefit of the venue’s event organisers and exhibitors.”
ExCeL London is a host venue for a variety of events from award-winning exhibitions and conferences to international association meetings, product launches, banquets, award ceremonies, and sporting events.
“Our vision is to create truly memorable experiences at ExCeL London for organisers, exhibitors and visitors alike,” said Jeremy Rees CEO of ExCeL London. “It is crucial that we align ourselves with the right service partners so that events continue to thrive at ExCeL. We made a commitment to work with Agility Fairs & Events over six years ago because of the critical importance of freight forwarding and logistics to our organisers and exhibitors. We are delighted to be extending our partnership and the successful and enduring collaboration with the Agility team based at ExCeL.”
Agility offers ocean, air and road freight, warehousing and distribution, and integrated supply chain services in more than 100 countries. Agility is a publicly traded company with US$5.1bn in annual revenue.