CEVA assembles full-scale replica of a Future Combat Air System to support UK-France Summit

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Printer-friendly versionPrinter-friendly versionPDF versionPDF version Ashby-de-la-Zouch, UK, 28 March, 2014 – CEVA Logistics, one of the world’s leading supply chain management companies, supported the recent UK-France Summit by building the surrounding set at RAF Brize Norton on behalf of CEVA’s customer BAE Systems. CEVA’s specialist exhibition logistics team, Showfreight, assembled a full scale replica of a Future Combat Air System (FCAS) that played a starring role in the backdrop of the press conference which President of the French Republic, François Hollande, and British Prime Minister, David Cameron attended. Britain’s Foreign Secretary, Defence Secretary, Energy Secretary and Minister for Science also attended along with their opposite numbers from the French government. Martin Rowe-Willcocks, BAE Systems Head of FCAS Business Development said: “CEVA was instrumental in helping to put on a great show for the world’s media. The Showfreight team reacted very quickly and worked through the night to ensure the replica was built and in place in time for the press conference.” Sharon Robinson, Managing Director of CEVA’s Showfreight team said: “It was a privilege to work on such a high profile event and the fact that the world’s media was present added a little more pressure, but nothing we couldn’t handle. The team is always passionate about our customers and able to react quickly with agility and responsiveness to ensure events, such as the Summit, run smoothly.” CEVA’s Showfreight team offers event logistics solutions around the world including transportation, onsite handling and customs clearance. The specialist team has offices in the United Kingdom and the Netherlands and is a member of the International Exhibition Logistics Associates (IELA). For more information contact: Will JonesCEVA william.jones2@cevalogistics.com +44 1530 568781 CEVA - Making business flow CEVA, one of the world’s leading non-asset based supply chain management companies, designs and implements industry leading solutions for large and medium-size national and multinational companies.  Approximately 44,000 employees in more than 170 countries are dedicated to delivering effective and robust supply chain solutions across a variety of sectors where CEVA applies its operational expertise to provide best-in-class services across its integrated network. For more information, please visit www.cevalogistics.com SAFE HARBOR STATEMENT: This news release may contain forward-looking statements.  These statements include, but are not limited to, discussions regarding industry outlook, the Company’s expectations regarding the performance of its business, its liquidity and capital resources, its guidance for 2014 and beyond, and the other non-historical statements. These statements can be identified by the use of words such as “believes” “anticipates,” “expects,” “intends,” “plans,” “continues,” “estimates,” “predicts,” “projects,” “forecasts,” and similar expressions. All forward-looking statements are based on management’s current expectations and beliefs only as of the date of this press release and, in addition to the assumptions specifically mentioned in the above paragraphs, there are a number of factors that could cause actual results and developments to differ materially from those expressed or implied by these forward-looking statements, including the effect of local and national economic, credit and capital market conditions, a downturn in the industries in which we operate (including the automotive industry and the airfreight business), risks associated with the Company’s global operations, fluctuations and increases in fuel prices, the Company’s substantial indebtedness, restrictions contained in its debt agreements and risks that it will be unable to compete effectively.  Further information concerning the Company and its business, including factors that potentially could materially affect the Company’s financial results, is contained in the Company’s annual and quarterly reports, available on the Company’s website, which investors are strongly encouraged to review.  Should one or more of these risks or uncertainties materialize or the consequences of such a development worsen, or should underlying assumptions prove incorrect, actual outcomes may vary materially from those forecasted or expected.  CEVA disclaims any intention or obligation to update publicly or revise such statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

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