News | June 26, 2014

Danone Poland Extends Logistics Contract With Kuehne + Nagel

Danone Poland, a subsidiary of Danone, one of the most successful FMCG multinational corporations in the world, extends its cooperation agreement with Kuehne + Nagel for another three and a half years.

Kuehne + Nagel in Poland has been providing contract logistics activities for the Polish dairy division of Danone since 2001, operating temperature-controlled (2°-6°) warehouses located in the Warsaw area (13,000 sqm) and in Chorzow (4,000 sqm). Furthermore, Kuehne + Nagel is supplying exclusive warehousing (storage and handling) and co-packing services, with operations running 24 hours a day and six days a week. Danone Poland’s product orders are managed and controlled by modern technologies including pick-by-voice and a specified IT architecture.

Harry Klompe, General Manager of Danone Poland & the Baltics, comments: “We believe in the additional value-creation of closely cooperating with our proven partner Kuehne + Nagel.”

“We look forward to extending our successful partnership with Danone Poland based on our thorough know-how in the FMCG industry. We will deliver day-to-day efficiency benefits for Danone Poland through our innovative information systems and advanced project management tools.” added Tobias Jerschke, former President of Kuehne + Nagel in Poland and new Global Head of Integrated Logistics.

About Kuehne + Nagel
With approximately 63,000 employees at more than 1000 locations in over 100 countries, the Kuehne + Nagel Group is one of the world's leading logistics companies. Its strong market position lies in the seafreight, airfreight, contract logistics and overland businesses, with a clear focus on providing IT-based integrated logistics solutions. For more information, visit www.kuehne-nagel.com.

SOURCE: Kuehne + Nagel

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