Solutions for your Complex Challenges

Kuehne + Nagel provides comprehensive logistics services to industrial companies of all types and sizes, from small local businesses to major household names operating in the global marketplace.

We are proud of our expertise, our integrated end-to-end supply chain services, and the very high environmental and security standards we set for ourselves, and for the international logistics industry. Select the services that complement your business needs and optimize performance.

Integrated Industrial Logistics

The solutions offered through Integrated Logistics flexibly support your requirements helping to efficiently source, make, deliver and service your products on a global
scale. All customer-specific models are individually designed, but implemented and operated according to Integrated Logistics solutions global IT and process standards,
located in shared environments. This leverages cost and best practices across the large panel of sub-segments in the industrial goods industry sector.

Our solutions enable the outsourcing of logistics management and execution functions within a collaborative environment, leading to:

  • Improved service levels and traceability
  • Reduced transport, warehousing, management and supplier related cost
  • Reduced inventory levels
  • Best practice sharing and continuous improvement
  • Flexibility and adaptability to change
  • Reduced environmental externalities

 

Key Services

  • Energy and power
  • Mining and construction
  • Automation
  • Rail vehicles and transportation
  • Medical equipment
  • Paper and fibre
  • Fire and building security
  • General industrial goods

Warehousing and Distribution

Kuehne + Nagel offers industrial firms comprehensive warehousing and distribution
services, along with professional expertise in supply chain design, re-engineering, supply chain integration, complex IT delivery, and complete outsourcing of supply chain management.

Solutions include:

  • Logistics engineering (consulting, analysis, design) combined with operational
  • excellence
  • Transport management, including consolidation, warehouse planning and implementation
  • Value-added services, including labeling, order management, inventory planning and management, picking and packing

To enhance flexibility, visibility and speed, customers can outsource their entire logistics operations to Kuehne + Nagel, including distribution centres, transport, back-office, supply chain management and after-sales services.

Projects

We always rise to a challenge, and there are plenty to be found in the sphere of project
logistics.

We specialize in the type of complex global forwarding projects characteristic of the industrial sector. Capabilities range from full logistics coordination for large, bulky equipment to transporting major power generators, turbines, and even shifting entire manufacturing plants across the globe. By employing local experts, our project teams can conduct operations anywhere in the world, including to and from remote locations that lack the most rudimentary infrastructure.

These challenges can be so specialized that Kuehne + Nagel has a dedicated division in place to plan and implement all such project logistics requirements.

For more information, visit our Project Logistics page

Transport Logistics

Kuehne + Nagel provides industrial firms with worldwide, integrated transportation solutions.

With industry experts and account managers who understand the industry’s challenges, requirements, and legal obligations, we are a preferred logistics service provider to many of the market’s largest, most respected businesses. Our search for value and efficiency even extends to helping customers relocate to low-cost manufacturing countries.

Kuehne + Nagel is the world’s number one in seafreight, and in the top three airfreight providers. We also provide extensive European road and rail transportation.