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Since 1890, when the business was founded in Bremen, Germany, by August Kuehne and Friedrich Nagel, Kuehne + Nagel has grown into one of the world’s leading logistics providers. Today, the Kuehne + Nagel Group has more than 900 offices in over 100 countries, with over 61,500 employees. The Company’s key market position and business activities are built on the its truly world class capabilities
Of over 120 year history, Kuehne + Nagel has evolved from a traditional international freight forwarder to a leading global provider of innovative and fully integrated supply chain solutions. Kuehne + Nagel has approximately 7 million sqm of warehouse space under management.
Kuehne + Nagel is the number 1 global seafreight forwarder and sustained year-on-year double digit growth in managed freight. It has solid partnerships with an extensive range of preferred ocean carriers. The Company ranks among the top 3 global air cargo forwarder. Kuehne + Nagel is a leader in innovative cargo management concepts and also has Global Cargo 2000 Phase 2 certification. They possess a worldwide network of warehouse and distribution facilities and is a number 1 global lead logistics provider.
Kuehne + Nagel is financially strong, stable and independent. Their global logistics network, cutting-edge IT systems, in-house expertise and excellent customer service is proof of their dedication to be the market leader. These attributes have placed Kuehne + Nagel at the forefront of the industry, and positioned them to continue increasing the scope of their customer solutions and services.
Kuehne + Nagel has a proven track record with some of the largest and best-known companies in the world. They provide integrated, value-creating solutions to the world’s major industries. With proven end-to-end supply chain expertise and dedicated industry specialists, the company fully understands what drives the various sectors, anticipating their respective logistics requirements.
Seamlessly combining its entire suite of services from across its business fields, Kuehne + Nagel develops and implements customized logistics solutions throughout the supply chain, from logistics consulting and planning right through to aftermarket services.
Kuehne + Nagel has become one of the world’s top 3 airfreight forwarding specialists by offering a comprehensive range of international air cargo solutions and unbeatable levels of customer service. Their global airfreight teams, located in more than 300 offices worldwide, are always available to advise you. Their specialized, industry-focused approach will make certain the customers air cargo travels the safest, speediest and most cost-effective way possible.
Every year the company looks after nearly 948,000 tons of air cargo, spanning not only key international airfreight routes but also individual transportation solutions to the more remote parts of the planet.
All Kuehne + Nagel airfreight shipments are planned, controlled and measured according to Cargo 2000 procedures, so the shipments are monitored door-to-door within their network, giving customers the information they need, when they need it.
Kuehne + Nagel’s suite of airfreight products has been designed to meet the challenges their customers face in today’s dynamic production and service environments. Their value proposition- the company delivers highly flexible services through partnerships with leading carriers, as well as easy visibility and monitoring of freight movements via KN Login, our global information system.”
Why Kuehne + Nagel is the number one seafreight services provider in the world? The key to their position at the pinnacle of the industry lies in their experience, expertise and global reach. They deliver highly flexible services through partnerships with leading ocean carriers. These well-established relationships guarantee capacity and the ability to adapt to growing seafreight trade volumes, quickly and efficiently.
They have over 7,500 seafreight specialists throughout the world ready to help you find the right solution, customized to meet your unique requirements. So, regardless of the size your business, or your location, the chances are Kuehne+Nagel will be able to meet your requirements, along with tailor-made rates to ensure value.
In addition, KN Login, the company’s web-based global information management system, will enable customers to track and trace and schedule shipments, and generate reports, whenever customers need them.
Kuehne + Nagel can help optimize transportation flow across Europe and is fully integrated with other Kuehne + Nagel supply chain components, such as Sea/Air and Contract Logistics.
The company spokesperson said, “We are the contract logistics partner of choice for logistics outsourcing and the management of complex supply chains. Our integrated services include all aspects of logistics planning, control, and execution. From point of origin to consumption, we design solutions that turn your logistics operations from a challenge into a substantial competitive advantage.”
Kuehne + Nagel contract logistics experts have in-depth industry-specific experience. They listen carefully to customer’s logistics challenges and conduct a thorough analysis of the customers business needs. Then they design and build an optimal solution customized to customers cost and service requirements. Working closely with customers, it develops collaborative operating models designed to give customers a more competitive edge. They then implement them by maximizing their service levels.