Retail + eCommerce

At Kuehne+Nagel we understand the Southern African retail supply chain needs specific focus around certain fundamentals in order to succeed.

Being a long way from the source in an environment where consumers change their minds regularly and expect the right product available now is a challenge. Enabling our customers to make pro-active decisions from accurate, real time data through specific exception controls while holding the costs at needed levels allows the best opportunity to succeed.

Our global network; end to end, automated system and industry experience allows us to manage our customers retail supply chain flows from source to shelf and control all other supply chain issues, freeing our customers to concentrate on their core activities.

Kuehne + Nagel supplies strategic, value-driven logistics solutions to the retail sector, using experts who understand the unique requirements and standards of the industry. The company leverages this knowledge to serve some of the world’s largest, most respected retailers, helping them to drive logistics efficiency and competitive advantage across the supply chain.

This is why more and more companies are selecting Kuehne + Nagel as their logistics partner. 

Our services include:

  • Consolidation centres to reduce inventory
  • Break-bulk and cross-dock facilities
  • Automated conveyor technologies
  • Pick-to-zero or standard picking in ambient, chilled or frozen environments
  • Piece, inner box or box picking
  • RFID, voice-picking, pick-to-light and paper based driven solutions
  • Co-packing
  • Home deliveries
  • Reverse logistics

The Retail segment is fully integrated in the Kuehne + Nagel environmental strategy to reduce carbon emissions.  Through our worldwide continuous improvement program we deliver lean and green solutions to our customers that increase their supply chain performance and efficiency.

For more information please look at our Order Management Solutions or contact us.

Other Industries