Usco Logistics, a North American provider of integrated logistics solutions, has been selected to manage all warehousing and distribution for The Bombay Company’s Bailey Street Trading Company division.
Bailey Street Trading Company, the wholesale arm of The Bombay Company, markets its products to multiple channels, including department store chains, furniture and home decor stores, and mail-order catalogues. USCO was chosen because of its retail logistics expertise in the US. Usco will receive product in both ocean containers and branch transfers at its Atlanta facility, warehouse and then distribute directly to Bailey Street Trading Company’s customers.
Usco Logistics has extensive experience designing and implementing solutions that help some of the world’s best-known retailers meet their unique industry requirements, including seasonal spikes, forward-buy and store-support challenges.
In addition, for its retail and other customers, Usco’s Customer Transition & Integration team has acquired, outfitted and operated facilities of up to 500,000 square feet, on a month-to-month basis. The “Usco Reserves,” a flexible team of company logistics experts, also have been deployed from their assigned Usco facilities ensuring fast, efficient start-ups and implementations.
Usco Logistics is part of Kuehne & Nagel International AG, Schindellegi, Switzerland, a leading global logistics provider, with 17,000 employees at 600 locations in 94 countries. USCO, which includes among its customers Wal-Mart, JC Penney, Target, Nortel Networks, Sun Microsystems and AstraZeneca, operates 15 million square feet of shared and dedicated distribution centers space throughout North America.