Kingdom Yacht Supply, founded in July 2020, is a start-up in the luxury market for superyacht supply. By choosing Bleckmann’s Fast Track logistics solutions Kingdom benefits from fully integrated end-to-end distribution without major investments in the start-up phase. In addition, Bleckmann’s expertise in fulfillment will enable ambitious growth of the client.
Kingdom services luxury yachts, specializing in yachts from 70 to 180 meters, with consumables and parts all over the world. Heartbeat of the organization is their desire to give back and bring transformation to developing nations for which they commit to investing 7% of their turnover. As their high-level 3rd party logistics partner Bleckmann will provide a full range of services from inbound, outbound, warehousing and storage to customs solutions. Starting February Bleckmann will serve Kingdom’s customers worldwide from their distribution center in Kruisem, Belgium.
Fast Track solutions
Bleckmann’s Fast Track solution is a standardized warehousing and transportation solution specifically developed for small and medium sized fashion- and lifestyle brands. This modular solution is quick and easy to set up without major investments while being fully scalable to accommodate future business growth of the brand.
Erik Janssen Steenberg, Business Development Manager at Bleckmann: “We aim to add value to every step of the logistics process of the client, also when volumes do not justify customized logistics solutions yet. In the case of Kingdom Yacht Supply we offer a complete logistics solution fully integrated with their procurement platform to the level of full automation. We take care of the logistics while Kingdom Yacht Supply focusses on their core business and growth ambitions.”
William McCaughan, Founder at Kingdom Yacht Supply, adds: “Bleckmann has a really good team that kept us informed every step of the process, from preparation to implementation. It all went seamless and test orders revealed no flaws. Honestly, I was surprised how easy it was.”
Bleckmann has a proven track record in working with ambitious brands in the fashion- and lifestyle markets and a nature of working with entrepreneurial brands. By partnering with Kingdom Yacht supply Bleckmann extends its fulfillment expertise in the lifestyle market.
McCaughan explains : “This partnership is revolutionary in the maritime industry. Bleckmann helps us grow offering full logistics services at variable costs while simultaneously bringing their expertise and professionalism from other industries. I foresee we continue to grow mutually with Bleckmann.”