2 YEAR CONTRACT RENEWAL
Recycling 600,000 books per week to millions of customers worldwide
AE Parker part of the Knights of Old Group has extended its 6 year partnership with World of Books, with a two year extension to its logistics contract.
World of Books sells quality, used books to millions of customers worldwide. Providing road freight solutions since 2011, AE Parker support World of Books with their mission to collect and recycle used books throughout the UK, transporting 600,000 books per week between consolidation centres and their Goring headquarters.
To mark the continuation of this successful partnership, AE Parker commissioned a dedicated World of Books branded trailer. With its distinctive green livery the 4.2m tri-axle curtain-sider currently represents the World of Books brand across the UK.
Commenting on the contract extension, Steven Murray, Group Stock and Logistics Manager, World of Books, said: "We have a long standing relationship with AE Parker and we’re keen to continue that, plus we believe the added support network of the Knights of Old Group will assist in our growth plans. We hope that the collaborative approach that we’ve enjoyed will continue, as AE Parker remain proactive, suggest improvements to the service and remain flexible to support our continued growth”
John Parker, Director, AE Parker Ltd, added: "World of Books has been a very loyal customer over the years and I’m delighted that we’re able to continue working closely together. We are committed to delivering World of Books with an efficient and cost-effective service, whilst remaining flexible to their needs.”