Unipart Logistics and Airbus Partnership Takes Off

Unipart Logistics’ new in-plant logistics partnership with Airbus launched has gone live at Broughton and Bristol production facilities.

Under the contract Unipart Logistics is responsible for the receipt of in-bound products from around the globe, warehousing, kitting and line feed logistics, to Airbus’ on-site wing assembly lines in both Broughton and Bristol.

Simon Wheelton, Aerospace & Defence Sector Director, Unipart Logistics said:

“I am delighted to launch this long-term supply chain partnership with Airbus by welcoming 440 new colleagues to the Unipart Logistics’ business.

In the aerospace sector we are uniquely placed, through a combination of industry and supply chain knowledge, innovation and culture, to deliver transformational, best practice solutions across the end-to-end value chain for aerospace production logistics.

I am really excited about this new supply chain partnership with Airbus where we will deliver a step change in operational performance that will enable Airbus to achieve its own exciting production targets, whilst also delivering a vision for logistics which has sustainability, safety, quality and innovation at its heart.”