THE RETAIL BULLETIN - The home of retail news
Home Page
News Categories
Christmas Ads
Commentary
Department Stores
Electricals & Technology
Entertainment
Fashion
Food & Drink
General Merchandise
Grocery
Health & Beauty
Home & DIY
Interviews
Property
Retail News
Retail Solutions
Shopping Centres, High Streets & Retail Parks
Sports & Leisure
Retail Events
THE Retail Conference 2022
Retail Women In Leadership 2022
Digital Transformation Strategy 2022 Part 2
Omni Channel Futures 2023
Upcoming Retail Events
Past Retail Events
Retail Insights
Retail Solutions
Advertise
About
Contact
Subscribe for free
Terms and Policies
Privacy Policy
Bestseller appoints director of logistics

Bestseller, the owner of Jack & Jones and J. Lindebergh, has appointed Allan Kjærgaard as director of logistics. In his new role, he will be responsible… View Article

FASHION

Bestseller appoints director of logistics

Bestseller, the owner of Jack & Jones and J. Lindebergh, has appointed Allan Kjærgaard as director of logistics.

In his new role, he will be responsible for enhancing the company’s full value chain, which is set for significant investment in the coming years.

Kjærgaard previously worked with Danish furniture retailer JYSK where he headed up the company’s logistic operations. His prior roles also include being production director at Lantmännen Unibake and operations manager position at Carlsberg.

At Bestseller, he will also lead a process to enhance the company’s supply chain.

Bestseller chief executive and owner Anders Holch Povlsen said: “Logistics has never been more important and we have invested and improved our supply chain extensively in recent years. Our focus has both been commercial and organisational, so that we can be even closer to our customers, but also so that we can reach the ambitious climate goals we have set where transport will naturally be an integral factor. We are all going to significantly continue and accelerate this work. Our ambitions are great and we need to work hard to achieve them, and I am sure that Allan is the right person to contribute to this.”

Due to take up his role on 1 December, Kjærgaard will assume responsibility for the logistics function from Bestseller’s chief financial officer Thomas Børglum Jensen.

Bestseller has recently opened a new logistics centre in Spain and has signed a deal with Maersk to secure CO2-neutral ocean transport.

Email this article to a friend

You need to be logged in to use this feature.

Please log in here

Subscribe For Retail News

THE NEXT EVENT

See all upcoming events

LATEST VIDEO

UKG LifeWork ALL: Register your place now to hear more. RETAIL HR 21 Sept LONDON
UKG LifeWork ALL: Register your place now to hear more. RETAIL HR 21 Sept LONDON

Watch video >