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XPO Logistics has begun providing UK distribution for Samsung Climate Solutions (SCS), handling last mile deliveries of its heating, ventilation and air conditioning products.

The service is managed from 10 regional hubs using a fleet of 18-tonne, tail-lift trucks and sophisticated tracking technology.

XPO is also providing Samsung and its customers with real-time notification and delivery scheduling on XPO’s Trax app.

Dan Myers, XPO MD of transport in the UK and Ireland, said: “The strong collaboration between Samsung and XPO has been a game-changer for Samsung's supply chain in the UK.

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“Drawing on our sector expertise, the team transitioned to the new transport solution and a 60% increase in warehouse capacity in 12 days.

“Every component of this solution has the flexibility to accommodate our customer’s future expansion.”

Steve Fleming, Samsung head of air conditioning in the UK and Ireland said: “We have an industry-leading product range known for excellence, so it’s important that we offer a first-class delivery experience.

“With XPO as our partner, we can give our customers greater convenience and peace of mind with a next-day option, digital communications and electronic proof of delivery.”