December 8 - Sheffield has given a rousing welcome to the latest addition to the GAC Logistics UK network, which has opened its doors for business in the city.

From its new offices at the Blades Enterprise Centre , GAC Logistics UK Sheffield will provide a wide range of services and solutions to meet the diverse logistics needs of companies throughout the UK's South Yorkshire and North Midlands areas.

The company's official launch was marked by a reception attended by Lord Mayor , Councillor Alan Law , as well as UK football celebrities such as Sheffield United FC Manager Gary Speed , Rotherham United ManagerRonnie Moore , Sheffield United FC's chairman, Richard Timms , Premier League referee Uriah Rennie and former Sheffield Wednesday and England player Viv Anderson .

"The opening of our Sheffield base in Bramall Lane - our tenth in the UK - is part of GAC's long-term plan to expand our national network, offering businesses a range of first-class shipping and logistic services," says Neil Waudby , director of GAC Logistics UK. "Over the next two years, another eight offices are expected to be open to further expand our UK coverage."