Press release

GXO to manage new distribution center for La Redoute in France

Lyon, France  |  Oktober 12, 2021

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Home décor demand driving ecommerce growth

GXO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE:GXO), the world’s largest pure-play contract logistics provider, announced a multi-year contract with La Redoute, the French leader in fashion and home décor goods. GXO will manage operations at the future  ecommerce distribution center dedicated to bulky items weighing less than 30 kilos, using its expertise to process, store, track and fulfill orders.

Starting in the second half of 2022, operations will be managed from the newly built site located in the logistics hub on the former Cambrai air base. The site will be 42,000 sqm with an additional 18,000 sqm expansion planned for early 2023. Another 50,000 sqm is planned for early 2025. Once completed, the fully operational site will be 110,000 sqm with an inventory of more than 10,000 SKUs and 4.4 million items shipped within a 24-hour delivery window.

“Our goal is to give our customers the best delivery service imaginable. I’m pleased that our  new warehouse is coming to life and we can count on GXO to deliver the best in class service our customers expect,” said Patrice Fitzner, Logistics Director, La Redoute.

“We’re proud to expand our partnership with La Redoute and manage an essential part of their supply chain,” said Bernard Wehbe, General Manager – France, GXO. “Our team is committed to a process of continuous improvement that increases the quality of service for La Redoute and their customers.”

About GXO Logistics 

GXO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: GXO) is the world’s largest pure-play contract logistics provider. GXO is committed to providing a world-class, diverse workplace for its 94,000 team members across 869 warehouse locations totaling 208 million square feet. The company partners with the world’s leading blue-chip customers to solve complex logistics challenges with technologically advanced supply chain solutions, at scale and with speed. Despite its market leadership, GXO holds only 5% of the fast-growing $130 billion potential addressable logistics market in Europe and North America. GXO’s corporate headquarters are in Greenwich, Conn.,USA. Visit GXO.com for more information, and connect with GXO on FacebookTwitterLinkedInInstagram and YouTube.

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