6th June 2019 – TPS Global Logistics, the award-winning Aylesford, Kent based freight forwarding and logistics service provider, is expanding into a second Aylesford warehouse. The move will enable the company to deal with growing business demand.
TPS Global Logistics has seen over 600% revenue growth in the last five years and staff numbers have grown from 16 to 44. The business won the prestigious Queen’s Award for Enterprise 2018 for a second time, in recognition of its outstanding achievements in International Trade.
Established in 2003, TPS Global Logistics offers worldwide one stop door to door delivery solutions for a number of specialist industries including high value, beauty, cosmetics, retail, e-commerce, tech and broadcast. Services include freight forwarding, warehousing and fulfilment, time critical delivery, IT and event logistics, UK and European Transport, same and next day courier services.
One year on from the award, the company is celebrating 16 years of trading with a record turnover, up 20% on the previous year. Most of the growth has been in the freight department as well as the warehousing and fulfilment services.
Commenting on the achievement, Matt said: ‘I am delighted with our year end results, the hard work of the team has paid off. Winning a Queen’s Award for a second time has also helped to open doors and promote our reputation for international freight forwarding and supply chain logistics.’
In March 2019, the Department of International Trade South East invited Matt Smith, Managing Director and Barry Broughton, Operations Director, to become Export Champions, Matt will be speaking at his first official event in Guildford on 18th June. Going Global in a Day
At Going Global, The Department for International Trade (DIT) are bringing market experts from around the globe to meet and offer bespoke advice to UK businesses. you can meet 1-2-1 with over 25 global market experts. Explore exciting opportunities in new export markets and gain insights from local specialists – all under one roof.
The TPS Global Logistics recently expanded sales and marketing team includes a customer services role and Michelle Bristow joined her brothers Matt and Toby Smith to complete the family team at this family lead organisation.
In celebration of this record year TPS Global Logistics have released a new customer referral scheme to reward loyal business.
For further information please contact:
Matt Smith, Managing Director, TPS Global Logistics