Worldwide optimal delivery solutions through the Bleckmann Local Hero network
Regardless of the sales channel and the size of a shipment, we will ensure that your orders are delivered in time wherever needed. We distribute over 20 million packages annually directly to end-users, retail stores and wholesalers.
In the fashion and lifestyle industries, delivery volumes heavily fluctuate throughout the year, easily surging 10 times during peak seasons. We are experienced to deal with such fluctuations ensuring delieveries to your customers as they were promised.
Thanks to our transport management system, track & trace solution and reporting tools combined with our customer service capabilities, our clients have full visibility of the status of their shipments at any given time.
Local Hero Concept
Next to our own fleet, we have built a network of transport partners offering reliable and efficient services around the world. We partner with over 45 carriers who have been carefully selected to ensure that they can meet all our requirements and consistently deliver on an agreed service level. This allows us to always offer the right services fitting our clients’ demanding needs, from the linehaul to the last-mile delivery. Throughout the entire distribution process, Bleckmann remains your single point of contact. This way, we ensure efficient and seamless execution of each and every shipment.
Many pure-online as well as omni-channel brands rely on our smoothly handled delivery services to their customers. We process orders to over 7 million end-users annually. We deliver either directly to their homes or to more than 150k PUDO (pick up & drop off) and click & collect points across Europe.
E-commerce returns can be very costly. We help our clients by taking care of fast and efficient returns of merchandise for grading, restock and resale.
Retail store delivery
We supply merchandise to thousands of retail stores across Europe, ranging from high street stores, through stores-in-stores and pop-up concepts to shopping centres. We offer several service levels combined with various delivery options based on store categories and our clients’ needs. The best fit carrier from our extensive network is always selected to meet specific requirements of our clients, including for example drop & lock, time-slot or book-in deliveries.
To ensure an efficient and smooth return process, stores can return unsold stock while they are receiving new deliveries and unsold merchandise can be moved between individual stores as needed.
We deliver merchandise to our clients’ business partners, including their distributors, agents and e-commerce platforms ensuring that all agreed terms and conditions between our clients and their partners are met. We help our clients’ optimise the inventory across their sales network and take care of fast replenishment of merchandise.
Bulk returns help keep costs of the return process down. Returned merchandise can be easily restocked at the original distribution centre or repositioned for alternative markets and sales channels.