"ROAD TRANSPORT REMAINS FIRST CHOICE"
In a candid talk with Maritime Gateway, Managing Director, Safexpress shares his vision for the company and transformation of logistics industry in current time
MANAGING DIRECTOR, SAFEXPRESS
Q How would you describe the current portfolio of logistics services of Safexpress?
Safexpress offers solutions through its fully-integrated surface, air and multimodal infrastructure, and allied facilities. We cover all 707 districts through distribution network of over 620 destinations. A fleet of over 5,500 Gps-enabled vehicles operates round the year on more than 1,000 defined routes across India delivering around 80 million packages to over 5,000 corporates. 3PL solutions supported by a total warehousing space of over 13 million sqft across India range from designing, implementing to operating the complete supply chain of companies resulting in reduced cost, streamlining of delivery schedules and enabling organizations to focus on core competencies. Safeair is the air cargo service which provides multimodal connectivity in association with air taxi operators like Jet Airways, Indigo, Air India and Spicejet.
Q What are some of the challenges and expectations of customers in the supply chain & logistics space?
Major challenges faced by customers include inadequate communication, slow supply chain velocity and low rate of technology adoption by the industry. Customers seek real-time information of movement and storage