Famosa has announced the opening of their new UK platform with Import Services, Southampton.

The operation is now live, ready to support Famosa’s new Furby Plush line and I Love Minnie Range of Dolls, ahead of the TV campaign, which launches in February.

Paul Fogerty, Famosa’s UK Country Manager reported
‘We are thrilled to be working with Import Services, who have a track record of delivering outstanding retail logistics services, particularly to the Toy industry. The opening of our UK port platform, will not only support growth of the Famosa Doll and Plush operation, but will also enable the development of our Feber foot to floor and Ride-on business. The first ranges managed by Import Services will be the new line of Furby plush, so our consumers can be part of the Furby phenomenon at collectable price points.

Mike Thomas, Client Services Director at Import Services welcomed the news and said
‘We are privileged Famosa is joining our portfolio. Another World-Class toy company recognising the business edge, Port-centric logistics with Import Services brings. Famosa’s decision strengthens further our position, as the leading retail logistics provider to the toy industry and we are delighted to work with such a highly regarded company.

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