Parrot locks in distribution deal to target new market ground


Arvato SCM Solutions has partnered with Parrot Inc. and is now managing the company’s logistics and fulfillment services in North America out of its Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin facility.  

Arvato offers multiple solutions for Parrot Inc., the US subsidiary of the leading European drone group. Main services provided will be distribution of drones to B2B and B2C customers in the USA and Canada as well as all warehousing, pick processes and returns management.

“It is Arvato’s declared goal to steadily expand the activities in North America and strengthen them with strategically important customers. That’s why I’m glad that Parrot Inc. has chosen to partner with Arvato. We consider that to be a great privilege,” said Andreas Barth, president high-tech and entertainment at Arvato SCM Solutions.

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Founded in France in 1994, Parrot has extended its activities over the years to more than 100 countries worldwide.

Parrot offers business solutions including drones, software and services focusing on agriculture, 3D mapping, surveying, inspection and public safety.

Michael Luke, general manager of the Americas at Parrot Inc. USA, added:  “North America is a key market for us as we continue to grow our consumer and professional drones’ offerings. Access to Arvato’s extensive network enhances our logistics and fulfilment, making the distribution of our products even more efficient to better meet our customers’ expectations.”

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