Sanofi awards logistics contract to Kuehne + Nagel

Kuehne + Nagel will manage global life science company Sanofi’s warehouse activities in Geel, Belgium. In its newly expanded facility Kuehne + Nagel provides a state of the art pharma area for the raw materials storage of Sanofi and manages the GDP services.

The expanded Kuehne + Nagel warehouse in Geel offers temperature controlled zones (15°c to 25°c) with cold storage (2°C up to 8°C) and freeze storage (-25°C up to -15°C) capabilities. Additionally, a special fire protection storage zone allows Sanofi to safely store their raw materials which are classified as flammable. For raw material sample taking a pressurized sample booth is installed.

The facility in Geel is part of the global KN PharmaChain network, a multi-modal logistics solution for temperature-controlled door-to-door transportation which allows accurate traceability of the deliveries and intensive, proactive risk management.

“The implementation of the new external warehouse at Kuehne+Nagel provides a sustainable and scalable warehousing solution“, says Chris Majoor, Director Supply Chain. “It is a strategic enabler for the future growth of the manufacturing site Geel”, confirms Gunther Pauwels, VP & GM Sanofi Geel.

Kevin Nash, Managing Director of Kuehne + Nagel BeLux: “We are delighted to start into this cooperation with Sanofi, one of the world’s largest pharmaceutical companies. This new contract highlights our commitment to the pharma and healthcare industry and is a validation of our decision to further extend the Geel warehouse.

Source: https://newsroom.kuehne-nagel.com

About

scooop.be is a real estate community with news for real estate developers, brokers, agents, and everyone with an interest in real estate.

We want to offer a quick access to all relevant news related to the real estate industry.

Our newsletter offers an overview of the most important news topics. We cover the worldwide market, however we focus more on the Benelux market.

Do not hesitate to send us your press releases, our editors will then decide if they contain enough news value and if so will publish them.

read more

Scooop © 2017 All Rights Reserved

Designed by WPSHOWER

Powered by WordPress