Using advanced information systems, we provide additional value through:

  • Load optimisation
  • Network analysis
  • Shipment visibility
  • Management reporting

Our unbiased, objective approach allows Kuehne + Nagel to optimise the outbound material flow to maximise service reach and quality, and drive value for you.

  • Obtain visibility of your goods from end-to-end, maintaining control every step of the way
  • Let us manage orders, pricing and shipments so you can concentrate on running your business
  • Gain efficiency by our experience with consolidation, cross-docking and scheduling
  • Experience increased supply chain velocity and improved service

Our outbound logistics capabilities include:

Vendor Management Inventory

Kuehne + Nagel’s Vendor Managed Inventory services drive pro-active and efficient supply logistics resulting in lower inventory levels, less obsolescence, increased efficiency, flexibility, and predictability through visibility for vendors, value added production operations and final customers.

Warehousing

We provide a wide range of warehousing services for various industries worldwide – either in a multi-user or customer dedicated environment. Our global warehousing platform is based on a worldwide standardised Warehouse and Transportation Management System Suite. Together with our Information Broker integration application our systems facilitate the seamless transfer of information. Our warehouse and inventory management services include all care and custody services. This ensures all material which is entrusted to Kuehne + Nagel’s care is stored and controlled in a safe, commodity compliant and professional manner.

Kuehne + Nagel Production System (KNPS)

KNPS is based on principles that include a focus on waste elimination in all aspects of the service delivery process, worker empowerment, management through visual controls and a dedication to total quality control. KNPS ensures consistency in global operations, uniform measurement across all operations and respect for the environment to ensure that customers, no matter where they encounter Kuehne + Nagel operations, always receive a uniformly high level of service.

Order Kitting

With our kitting services we integrate various parts into a kit or package for further processing or shipment. Order kitting services include simple placement of multiple parts in a container, simple assembly of items, packaging of items, etc. along with the administrative functions that go with these types of actions.

Light Assembly

For component based assembly requirements we offer light assembly and production operation services that transform less processed goods into finished or semi-finished goods.

Distribution / Transportation Management

Kuehne + Nagel’s outbound  transport management services include the arrangement of shipping, air or land based transport. It covers all movement of our customers’ goods from our warehouses or operating facilities to their next stop in the supply chain. Kuehne + Nagel’s outbound  transport services include transport planning, distribution service provider management, tracking and tracing, and most forwarding services for international shipments, reporting, etc.

Freight Audit and Payment Services

We provide freight audit and payment services to our customers to ensure that they pay the correct amount for the transport services received. Freight audit and payment services include invoice reviews, demurrage charge reviews, KPI reviews, etc.

Customs Clearance

With our many years of experience in cross-border trade, Kuehne + Nagel can provide you with all required services to move your goods across international borders – services such as customs document preparation and delivery, management of the actual clearance process, import document preparation, etc.

Visibility, monitoring & reporting

Kuehne + Nagel’s web-based KN Login Suite gives you full visibility to inventory at rest or in motion, allowing you to monitor and control where your goods or orders are.

Customer Service Management

Customer service management services of Kuehne + Nagel include all on-site help desk services, customer care center operations, and field service support activities.

Proof of delivery (PoD) management services

PoD services are provided by Kuehne + Nagel to our customers to ensure that products are delivered to the correct destinations. Proof of delivery management services include the collection of signatures at time of delivery, reporting of delivery, scanning of delivery documents, managing carrier delivery performance, etc.

For more information please contact us.