Speed, flexibility, and efficiency are the key in the retail industry. That’s why numerous retailers across the globe trust DB Schenker for their fashion and retail supply chain management solutions.
When high demand for a product creates a rush order, DB Schenker’s global network expedites goods from anywhere in the world, directly to the customer. We work with you to develop a flexible supply chain management system that enables you to respond to new market requirements, such as increased demand or product launches.
As an integrated logistics services provider DB Schenker operates and shapes the transportation network of the future, including Land Transport as well as Air Freight, Ocean Freight and Contract Logistics. We ensure reliable, on-schedule distribution to retailers or end consumers. Plus, our transparent and traceable stock levels and delivery routes allow you to keep track of your freight wherever in the world it goes.
But it’s not just about production and distribution. To survive in fashion and retail, you must adapt to an ever-changing landscape. We’ve got that covered. We make sure your supply chain is supported with quality checks and equipped with the latest e-commerce solutions for order fulfillment and distribution.
For the Fashion & Retail industry, DB Schenker provides global expertise in our customers’ supply chain challenges including:
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With three air freight shipping solutions, DB SCHENKERjetcargo gives you the speed and reliability you need for your air cargo shipment.
Get the timeliness of air freight and the cost-effectiveness of ocean freight with DB SCHENKERskybridge - a logistics product that combines the best of both.
Use DB Schenker’s track record of success to synchronize and optimize your supply chain by letting DB Schenker handle your transport needs.
With our tailor-made solutions and vast experience of our procurement team, you can trust your charter service needs are in great hands.
The DB SCHENKERsmartbox family creates synergy in your supply chain by utilizing a well-established network of cooperating partners, making this service unique within all modes of freight forwarding transportation.
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.