From Source to Shelf
With our comprehensive suite of services, Kuehne + Nagel moves your goods from the factory to the store - anywhere in the world. Our unsurpassed global presence enables us to supply both inbound services to the manufacturing site, and a comprehensive range of storage, handling and distribution services for finished goods to get them to market, regardless of where your market may be. Today, Kuehne + Nagel provides consistently high quality logistics services to world-leading FMCG companies in over 40 countries.
Through our secure web-based tool, KN Login, you can monitor the physical movement of cargo within your supply chain, track orders and check inventory levels - right down to the product ID and SKU level. Benefit from improved forecasting, reduced administration time on shipments, and identify supply chain inconsistencies early enough to implement contingency plans.
- Pooling and Collaboration
- Vendor management
- Container Loading
- Consolidation / deconsolidation
- Customs Brokerage
- Direct-to-store delivery
- Pre-retailing, value-added services
- Seasonal storage
- Temperature-controlled operations
- Network optimization
- Multi-modal analysis & carrier selection
Meeting demands throughout your Supply Chain
Having worked with many of the world’s leading brands, we have built a strong base of knowledge and expertise while understanding the specific challenges of the FMCG market. Our global resources ensure your brands are looked after wherever your business extends.
Kuehne + Nagel’s innovative logistics solutions are customer specific, individually designed and implemented to meet precise requirements. Through our global IT platform and process standards, you can leverage costs and best practices across a large panel of FMCG products.
Our customers tap into the many benefits of integrated solutions by outsourcing logistics management and execution functions within a collaborative environment:
- 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
Covering your entire Supply Chain
Origin Port: On-the-ground support at origin to handle the movement of goods direct from the factory, if necessary. Services include vendor management, container loading, international transportation and consolidation.
Destination: We have all the necessary services to process your goods efficiently through the port and to the customer. Our Customs brokerage moves shipments quickly across borders and deconsolidation and direct-to-store delivery options help reduce transit times and eliminate touch points.
Warehouse: For companies that require high-performance alongside a flexible infrastructure, Kuehne + Nagel manages an in-place global network of distribution centres. Our operations offer value-added services ranging from ticketing and kitting to seasonal storage in temperature-controlled facilities.
Distribution: Ensuring that your goods reach your customers without delay or excess cost is our priority. Network optimization offers a non-asset based approach to carrier selection, leverages our relationships and volumes and creates the best match for your service requirements. Effective management of store shipments includes sequential loading of trucks for milk runs, coordination to meet tight delivery windows and transmittal of advance notices.
Sustainability: Kuehne + Nagel’s policies are developed to achieve high-efficiency
processes that deliver environmental benefits to all of our customers. We continue to adopt approaches to business that increase energy recovery, avoid waste and reduce our carbon footprint.