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9th February 2010. P&O FERRYMASTERS IS THE NEW LOGISTICS WORLD ALLIANCE COOPERATION PARTNER

Leading European logistics specialist P&O Ferrymasters has been accepted as a cooperation partner of Logistics World Alliance (LWA).

LWA, established in 2006, is an international supply chain alliance of major European partners who provide international companies with outsourced logistics and added value solutions via a single, central contact point. LWA is represented in more than 300 locations in the most important European logistics locations. Other members and cooperation partners are Aditro Logistics, Redur, Bibby Distribution, Geis Group, Log Service Europe and MGF Logistique.

P&O Ferrymasters’ Managing Director Bas Belder said: "P&O Ferrymasters has built its international reputation on consistently delivering innovative and flexible supply chain services and added value solutions that are tailor-made to each and every individual customer’s needs. Our existing network of 29 European business centres, coupled with a unique mix of services and local on-the-ground knowledge in the most dynamic and emerging markets means we have a lot to offer LWA customers."

P&O Ferrymasters provides freight management, intermodal, FTL/LTL, deep sea and niche specialist services including dangerous goods, high value, temperature-controlled, coilers and event management.

LWA Managing Director Hans-Peter Schneider added: "Our aim is to provide international companies with seamless contract logistics solutions throughout Europe. Lean management systems, fast response times and flexible decision-making processes are the strengths of Logistics World Alliance and its associates. As P&O Ferrymasters leads the market in the design, implementation and provision of integrated asset and non asset based road and intermodal freight management solutions for European industry, it is the ideal cooperation partner. Our new partner allows us to continue to develop an exciting prospects base within international contract logistics, growing the value to clients and partners alike."