DB Schenker: Another warehouse for last mile delivery
Schenker India, part of DB Schenker, opens its largest warehouse in India at Bhiwandi near Mumbai
The 172,841 sqft (approx. 16,000 sqm) facility begins the operation with a staff of around 60 people by providing state-ofthe-art warehousing operations for palletized and non-palletized cargo to the city and nearby areas. Strategically located off National Highway No 3 (Mumbai-Nashik Highway), the logistics centre features uninterrupted power back-up, advanced warehousing management and distribution system; enabling convenient end-to-end logistics solutions and value-added services. Two other large Schenker Logistics Centers covering 362,000 sqft (33,400 sqm) space are already operational in the area with modern supply chain capabilities.
“Improving our services levels and adding value to the distribution system is our top priority,” said Shrichand Chimnani, Director Logistics, Schenker India. “The tactical location and modern infrastructure ensures high efficiency level in our operations even in case of anticipated increase in product volumes in next few years.”