New UK start up hires logistics company ahead of its opening on January 1st, 2014.

Epoch making toys appoints Import Services

Epoch making toys has appointed Import Services as its supply chain logistics partner.

The firm is due to open its new UK distribution, sales and marketing base in Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, on January 1st, 2014.

"We are delighted to be working with Import Services who have an outstanding track record of delivering industry leading retail logistics services, particularly to the toy sector," said Graham Brennan, Epoch making toys MD. "It’s an exciting time for the Epoch brands and the partnering with the highly experienced team at Import Services will allow us the essential logistics support to help grow and expand the Epoch brands in the UK and Eire."

Mike Thomas, client services director at Import Services, added: "We are thrilled and privileged to be selected by Epoch as their supply chain logistics partner, to underpin planned growth.

"Successful multi-channel retailing necessitates swift movement of product from container ships to market. Epoch recognises this and the real business edge our port-centric services provide for leading toy companies, supplying the UK and continental Europe markets."

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