Fanzz Selects Kenco to Provide Distribution and Transportation Management Services across 120 Retail Stores Nationwide
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.—November 14, 2017— Fanzz, one of the largest sports apparel and merchandise providers in the United States, has selected Kenco Logistics to provide logistics services from its 60,000-square-foot facility in Salt Lake City, Utah. These services include inbound transportation management, distribution to retail and direct-to-consumer, and parcel solutions across 120 Fanzz retail stores throughout the U.S. and online.
Kenco is a leading provider of integrated logistics solutions, transportation management, and material handling equipment. Fanzz selected Kenco to provide end-to-end supply chain visibility and real-time reporting capabilities for efficient distribution to the company’s nationwide network of retail stores, direct-to-consumer fulfillment, and online orders.
“We strongly believe that integrating with Kenco will turn one of our perpetual challenges as a company into a strength. Kenco’s expertise and infrastructure will allow us to build a long-term logistics strategy far more robust than we could have otherwise done.” – Darren Squires, President of Fanzz.
At the Salt Lake City facility, Kenco will provide transportation services that will increase efficiency and reduce costs as Kenco distributes apparel and merchandise to retailers and consumers. Leveraging its extensive experience in developing competitive rates, carrier agreements, and parcel auditing solutions, Kenco will also supply a nationwide parcel solution.
“With our integrated warehousing solutions and dedicated management team, we are looking forward to optimizing Fanzz’s supply chain to its 120 stores in the US,” said Denis Reilly, president and CEO, Kenco. “Additionally, the implementation of JDA for warehouse management will provide Fanzz with an innovative solution to continually improve processes while effectively managing change and meeting strategic business objectives.”
For more information on Kenco’s services, please visit http://www.kencogroup.com/services/.
About Fanzz Sports Stores
Fanzz Sports Stores, one of the largest providers of sports apparel and merchandise in the United States, began operations in 1987 with three locations in Utah. In 2013, Fanzz acquired 27 Just Sports retail apparel stores currently operating under that brand. Now, with approximately 100 store locations in 14 states and a growing online presence, Fanzz is focused on satisfying one’s passion for sport by delivering high-quality products to sports fans everywhere and providing excellent customer service. For more information on Fanzz Sports Stores, visit www.fanzz.com.
Kenco provides integrated logistics solutions that include distribution and fulfillment, comprehensive transportation management, material handling services, real estate management, and information technology—all engineered for Operational Excellence. Woman-owned and financially strong, Kenco has built lasting customer relationships for more than 60 years. Kenco’s focus is on common sense solutions that drive uncommon value. Also, connect with Kenco on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and the Kenco Blog.