Bucher Emhart Glass and Kuehne + Nagel announce their cooperation
Operations in Kuehne + Nagel's shared facility located in Contern/Luxembourg started on October 7, 2013.
The logistics company provides Bucher Emhart Glass a range of warehousing solutions including spare parts logistics, kitting and other value-added-services.
Luxembourg is the ideal location for both the Bucher Emhart Glass customers as well as the suppliers. It minimizes the transportation time and distances by offering excellent sea, air and overland transportation access.
"With this warehouse operation in Luxembourg, we are closer to all our customers, in particular to our major customer base in Europe", says William Gruninger, Vice President After Sales of Bucher Emhart Glass.
Order handling will continued to be done by the Bucher Emhart Glass "Customer Contacts Parts" group who are also supporting the customers with technical inquiries and administrative paperwork.
Thomas Kroyer, Managing Director of Kuehne + Nagel Luxembourg, said: "We are delighted to have been chosen by Bucher Emhart Glass as their logistics partner. With our know-how and industry expertise we will ensure first-class services tailored to the individual needs of our customer."
About Bucher Emhart Glass
Bucher Emhart Glass, a division of Bucher Industries AG, is headquartered in Cham, Switzerland, with offices and manufacturing facilities located throughout the world. The company is a leading supplier of forming machines, inspection machines, controls, and parts to the glass container industry.
Kühne + Nagel International AG
With approximately 62,500 employees at more than 1000 locations in over 100 countries, the Kuehne + Nagel Group is one of the world's leading logistics companies. Its strong market position lies in the seafreight, airfreight, contract logistics and overland businesses, with a clear focus on providing IT-based integrated logistics solutions.
Further information can be found at www.kuehne-nagel.com