CEVA renews its partnership with Mannatech
18 January 2010 - 16:01 CETCEVA manages nutritional supplements supply chain in South Africa
Johannesburg, South Africa, 18 January 2010 - CEVA Logistics, a leading global supply chain management company, has renewed its partnership with Mannatech, a company developing innovative, high-quality, proprietary nutritional supplements, skin care solutions and weight management products.
Over the course of the three-year contract, CEVA will take charge of Mannatech's supply chain in South Africa. CEVA will continue to manage inbound logistics and warehousing activities, oversee product distribution and home deliveries throughout South Africa. Moreover, CEVA will offer picking and packing solutions, product tracking and returns management. CEVA dedicates 130 sq m of warehousing space in Johannesburg to Mannatech and will handle around 300,000 items per year.
Pam Cornish, CEVA's Regional Director for South Africa, said; "The personal and healthcare market demands market expertise, focused support and speed in its logistics partners. CEVA's vast experience of this industry allows us to continuously innovate in our technologies and procedures to support the requests of this sector. We are delighted that Mannatech decided to choose CEVA once again and our aim is to optimize its nutritional supplements supply chain in South Africa through our strong presence across the region and industry-focused flexible solutions. "
Chris Simons, Country Manager at Mannatech South Africa, said; "We chose to extend this contract with CEVA based on the unparrelled support we have received since the beginning of our two year partnership. We anticipate that the next three years will see global change across the healthcare market and we believe that CEVA is the right logistics provider to see us through these transient times".
Since its inception in 1994, Mannatech has established itself as a key player in the wellness industry. The company's priority has been to offer the potential of good health and wellness through scientifically developed and analyzed nutritional products that are safe and effective. Investing in Research & Development activities, Mannatech has implemented quality assurance touch points throughout the entire formulation and packaging process.
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