Logistics Emergency Teams dispatched to Asian crises

12 October 2009 – Agility, TNT and UPS have joined international efforts to expedite food supplies from the World Food Programme. The WFP aims to help hundreds of thousands of people affected by flooding in the Philippines and an earthquake in Padang, Indonesia. The three logistics experts work together in an initiative called the Logistics Emergency Teams (LETs). By using local resources of the LET-partners, such as warehouse management and transport capabilities, WFP’s response is quicker and more effective.

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