Logistics firm expands, creating U.K. office

Worldwide Logistics Ltd., a logistics company based in Paramus, has established a United Kingdom subsidiary, it announced this week.

UK WWL Ltd. will be a full-service branch in the Worldwide Logistics network, covering the entire British Isles, the company said in a news release.

“Opening our London branch is the first in a series of new office openings aimed at strengthening our network and complementing our existing activities in other company-owned locations, including China, Vietnam, India and the U.S.A.,” CEO and President Joseph Monaghan said in a prepared statement. “Methodical expansion of our network in response to client demand will continue to be our strategy ver the next several years.”

Anthony John will lead the unit out of an office in Basildon, the company said. He will report to Thomas Peacock, director of supply chain, who is based in the Paramus headquarters.

UK WWL will focus on air and ocean forwarding, project and exhibition forwarding and Amazon-related programs, the company said.