Europe’s leading pallet pooling business, LPR (a division of Euro Pool Group), has won the UK pallet pooling contract for Beiersdorf, best known as the maker of Nivea branded skin care products. LPR will supply pallets for Beiersdorf’s health and beauty products from its Birmingham national distribution centre to distributors and retailers across the country.
LPR’s relationship with Beiersdorf began back in 2012.The latest contract has seen a smooth transition from its current incumbent and Beiersdorf is delighted with the successful changeover which, due to the commitment and outstanding collaboration between teams at both companies, has been seamless.
The movement of in excess of 150,000 pallets per year for Beiersdorf is one of a number of large contracts that LPR have won during 2018 including Dairy Crest and United Central Bakeries.
Beiersdorf’s Transport Manager Hub UK & Ireland, Peter Austin, says: “LPR’s dedication to innovation, sustainability and customer commitment will ensure that the movement of some of the UK’s favourite brands, from Nivea to Elastoplast, are in capable hands.”
Joe Hebblewhite, Commercial Director, LPR UK and Ireland said: “We are delighted to have been awarded the Beiersdorf contract. This transition reflects the dedication, skill and professionalism of the entire LPR team in the UK. As the fastest growing pallet pooling company in Europe, we are witnessing a period of unprecedented growth. This is driven by our ability to add real value to each customer’s business, using a unique combination of technology, processes and systems, to develop innovative solutions that make the movement of pallets and goods, simpler, faster and more efficient.”
Further information on LPR is available at www.lpr.eu.