Tigers wins Best Logistics Supplier award at Avaya Suppliers Meeting in Singapore

Supply chain group Tigers awarded Best Logistics Supplier ahead of global rollout of its online marketplace eShop

Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Monday, 4th June 2018 – Tigers has recently been awarded ‘Best Logistics Supplier’ at Avaya’s Annual Suppliers Meeting in Singapore.

The Hong-Kong headquartered supply chain specialist, which is launching its eShop across all of its offices worldwide in 2018, was awarded the accolade for assisting Avaya with its freight forwarding transition.

Tigers previously won ‘Best Logistics Supplier’ in 2013, having successfully relocated Avaya’s APAC operation from Singapore to South China, handling Avaya’s Asia-Pacific (APAC) fulfilment and distribution through its Yantian District integrated Free Trade Zone (FTZ) warehouse.

“We began our relationship with Avaya by providing 3PL warehousing and bonded brokerage services in the FTZ, as well as strategic controlled licenses in Hong Kong,” said, Laura Crow, Managing Director, China, Tigers.

“In order to meet Avaya’s needs, we expanded our services to local trucking within China, a global consolidation hub, regional lock services, pre-delivery inspection, as well as cross-dock services and acting as an Importer of Record (IOR).

“It is an honour to win this award again and showcase our capabilities in innovation.”

Tigers supports customers across a wide range of industries, including automotive, fashion, outdoor, and active lifestyle, health, technology, and wine and perishables.

“Tigers has solidified itself as a key partner for Avaya and its knowledge of China and Hong Kong Customs has allowed us to navigate multiple policy changes with minimum interruption to our business,” said Lance Casler, Director of Global Logistics, Avaya.

“The team stepped up again to assist us with a major freight forwarder transition in 2017. Their support significantly mitigated the impact of this transition to Avaya, it’s suppliers and customers.”

“Tigers has overcome the challenge of stringent Japan cosmetics requirements by providing additional processes and this has allowed Avaya to eliminate freight costs and stranded inventory, which resulted when the screening was done in Japan. The transition was seamless and resulted in immediate savings and improved controls.”

Tigers operates 16 offices in China including Beijing, Changsha, Chengdu, Dalian, Guangzhou, Hong Kong, Ningbo, Pingxiang, Qingdao, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Tianjin, Xiamen, and Xi’an.

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Tigers has recently been awarded ‘Best Logistics Supplier’ at Avaya’s Annual Suppliers Meeting in Singapore. Left to right: FS Chang, Senior Director, Strategic Sourcing, Avaya; Tom Boyea, Senior Director, Indirect Sourcing, Avaya; Fred Hayes, SVP, Chief Supply Chain Officer, Avaya; and Laura Crow, Managing Director, Tigers China

Tigers has recently been awarded ‘Best Logistics Supplier’ at Avaya’s Annual Suppliers Meeting in Singapore.
Left to right: FS Chang, Senior Director, Strategic Sourcing, Avaya; Tom Boyea, Senior Director, Indirect Sourcing, Avaya; Fred Hayes, SVP, Chief Supply Chain Officer, Avaya; and Laura Crow, Managing Director, Tigers China.

 

About Tigers Limited

Tigers is a USD800 million enterprise solutions company specialising in e-commerce fulfilment, transportation, and supply chain solutions worldwide.

Headquartered in Hong Kong, with offices and facilities throughout the United States, Europe, Asia, Australia, and South Africa, Tigers has over 100 years’ experience of supporting customers in the healthcare, technology, fashion, automotive, wine and perishables, and outdoor and active lifestyle sectors.

eTigers provides the processes and software for full end-to-end e-commerce solutions, that can be used as a full suite, or as part to be swapped in and out, to work with customers’ existing systems.

In 2017, Tigers launched the Tigers eShop, an online trading platform, offering customers a marketplace with full e-commerce supply chain support in some of the world’s largest e-retail markets.

Tigers has eShops in China, Malaysia, USA, Australia, UK, the Netherlands, and Germany.

Tigers is privately owned by Jumbo Glory Limited and GeoPost S.A.

For more information, visit Tigers

 

About Avaya

Avaya is a global leader in digital communications software, services and devices for businesses of all sizes.

Avaya’s open, intelligent, and customisable solutions for contact centres and unified communications offer the flexibility of Cloud, on-premises and hybrid deployments.

Avaya shapes intelligent connections and creates seamless communication experiences for its customers, and their customers.

Avaya’s professional planning, support and management services teams help optimise solutions, for highly reliable and efficient deployments.

Avaya Holdings Corp. is traded on the NYSE under the ticker AVYA.

For more information, please visit avaya.com