The YOOX Group, a global Internet retailing partner for leading fashion and design brands, has awarded a six-year contract to Geodis for the supply of integrated logistics services to its new, highly-automated global operations and distribution platform in Interporto, Bologna, in Italy.

Geodis Logistics will manage the YOOX Group’s supply chain, coordinating the handling and shipping activities for fashion items including garments on hangers and flat garments.

Geodis will also provide inventory management related to footwear and fashion accessories in the storage, packaging, shipping and return management phases.

It will deploy a dedicated team of 68 people to work on the project.