Switch Mobility, TVS Supply Chain partners for green logistics network
Switch Mobility, a subsidiary of Ashok Leyland has announced that it has partnered with TVS Supply Chain Solutions (TVS SCS) for instituting a sustainable logistics network.
Under the agreement, TVS SCS will position 1000 eLCVs provided by Switch, the UK-based manufacturer of electric buses and light commercial vehicles, through its associates for logistics operations, Switch said in a statement.
Dheeraj Hinduja, Chairman of Switch Mobility, said, "TVS SCS is always forward-looking in its initiatives and discerning in the choice of products and solutions. We are happy that they have given an opportunity to Switch Mobility to provide their need for emission-free transport solutions that are efficient, cost-effective, and reliable. Switch will play a big role in the faster adoption of sustainable mobility both in India and overseas.
TVS Supply Chain Solutions has over two decades of experience in providing supply chain solutions globally through its fully integrated service offerings.
Ravi Viswanathan, joint managing director, TVS Supply Chain Solutions, said, "TVS SCS has always taken the lead in adopting new initiatives that add value to our stakeholders. Partnering with Switch Mobility for eLCVs will elevate our driver-cum-owners, who are part of our large ecosystem, with future-ready mobility solutions. TVS SCS, through this partnership, will be able to contribute to the environment by significantly reducing our carbon footprint at the same time providing highly efficient and reliable support to our customers."
At present fulfilling orders for operators in the UK, Switch is eyeing its expansion in Europe and driving growth in India and globally.
Nitin Seth, Director, Switch Mobility, said, "Switch provides an energy-efficient and zero-emission solution in a segment, where customers have been waiting for the right offering. We are proud that we are leading the change and steadily marching towards sustainable and carbon-free electric mobility."