One of the most critical elements to a well functioning supply chain is optimal design. This element is critical in ensuring that your planning and strategic cycles are well considered.
DB Schenker over the last hundred years has time and time again designed leading solutions and practices in the supply chain management industry.
This supply chain management know-how is also available to you. These services are independent and consider your needs as the priority with the aim of continual supply chain optimisation. We help determine which networks and supply chain designs best suit your business.
At DB Schenker our trained logisticians, industrial engineers, operations researchers, mathematicians and commercially astute business leaders are able to leverage our wealth and breadth of knowledge to support your business strategy. Our capabilities are unique in that they combine the technical, with the operational and the strategic. Such a holistic approach ensures that we optimise your supply chain and advise your business to enable planning and designing of the best supply chain logistics solutions.
We also apply the latest technologies and techniques for the optimisation of your supply chain that range from network optimisation to simulation modelling and layout design. Such tools support and test scenarios so that risks are minimised and impacts of changes or activities are well understood.
The greatest thing is that we ‘walk the talk’ when it comes to supply chain logistics since we are also able to implement, execute and provide services that are commensurate with our recommendations. With DB Schenker, you have found a real partner to support your business success!
eSchenker is our most advanced logistic solution yet. It incorporates all eServices into one portal, giving you maximum support at every stage of your supply chain. From tracking and scheduling to booking and reporting, eSchenker has your logistics covered.
The easy-to-use eSchenker tracking tool gives you real-time information about the location and status of your shipment, and its current estimated time of delivery. Allocation of a tracking number means that you can access detailed shipment data online without having to log in. Our tracking technology has now been upgraded with an even more detailed overview and status information for each of your shipments.
With the ever-changing landscape in cloud computing, there is never time to be stagnant. Leading global logistics provider DB Schenker, and digital transformation and technology leader Microsoft, share a similar vision when it comes to enriching the lives of others.
The Coronavirus pandemic has hit global supply chains with full force. Due to changing consumer behavior, stranded shipping containers are piling up in seaports with goods that can no longer be sold due to changing consumer behavior. In addition, growing consumer demand for certain goods, for example in the food or health sector, has led to an increase in production. This has two consequences: Currently unsaleable items need to be stored temporarily and companies are having to build up safety stocks to avoid interruptions in supply.
Working with Porsche, DB Schenker, and Lufthansa Cargo, these German state governments are making sure three million face masks, 130,000 pairs of safety glasses, and 60,000 protective suits were delivered to the people who need them most.
DB Schenker recently transported Coronavirus test kits on behalf of Korean pharmaceutical manufacturer SD Biosensor. The kits were transported by air freight to countries where the number of people infected with COVID-19 is particularly high, in order to quickly determine whether a person is infected or not. Despite the many flight cancellations, our Korean team was able to support SD Biosensor by shipping diagnostic kits to various destinations worldwide at short notice.
DB Schenker is now responsible for MediaMarkt Sweden's logistics for online sales and store deliveries from the Arlandastad logistics center near Stockholm.
Transport, warehousing, recycling and other services along the supply chain require a high level of expertise in the proper and compliant handling of lithium batteries. This is where DB Schenker comes into play, supporting the industry with a dedicated service for battery logistics to cope with the logistical hurdles.
DB Schenker and Cisco, the worldwide leader in networking for the internet, are collaborating to change the face of the logistics industry.
DB Schenker has extensively investigated the use of exoskeletons at several logistics locations in Germany, in order to relieve warehouse personnel of physically-demanding tasks in the long term.
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DB Schenker has successfully introduced smart glasses from Picavi and scanning gloves from ProGlove in order-picking operations in Germany, in order to increase warehouse efficiency.
DB Schenker warehouse services are supported by over twelve locations and over 220,000 sqm throughout Australia and New Zealand, offering customised solutions to help optimise logistics processes.