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EV Cargo opens China e-commerce centre[ March 27, 2023 // Chris Lewis ]
EV Cargo has opened a new e-commerce fulfilment centre in Hangzhou and appointed Jason Lin as vice president – commercial for Greater China. The company, which bought Allport in the UK and owns the Palletforce network, recently opened branches in Shanghai, Ningbo and Qingdao, adding to Shenzhen and Hong Kong.
EV Cargo’s global network of owned offices and warehouses now extends to over 85 locations across 25 countries.
With over 40 years’ experience in global freight transportation, supply chain management and eCommerce, Mr Lin will play a key role in EV Cargo’s continuing expansion in China with a focus on strengthening commercial relationships with freight carriers and developing its ocean freight and eCommerce proposition to customers.
Simon Pearson, EV Cargo chief strategy officer, said: “The expansion of our own dedicated platform in China fulfils another key milestone in the development of our global network, enabling EV Cargo to best serve the diverse supply chain needs of our many customers worldwide.
“Putting our customers at the heart of our China growth strategy, these investments highlight the advantages of EV Cargo people and EV Cargo systems directly managing our customers’ air and sea freight shipments door-to-door.
“Meanwhile our Hangzhou eCommerce fulfilment centre forms part of our integrated end-to-end service for international brands selling online in China and represents another milestone in the development of our logistics execution platform serving the China market.”
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