From international sporting events to marquee entertainment programs, the logistics experts at DB Schenker are experts at handling special events.
DB SCHENKERsportsevents specializes in providing logistics for all types of major events worldwide. From international sporting events, to marquee entertainment programs and concerts we put the right resources, in the right place, at the right time. With our global network, our logistics concepts have no boundaries. We are continually pushing innovation for major events, providing successful logistics services to large events such as The Olympic Games (Munich 1972, Sydney 2000, and Salt Lake City 2002).
With care and precision, our logistics experts plan the transport concepts for each event, whether it’s a one-stop show or an entire tour. Not only do we provide the required land, air, and ocean transport services, but we also coordinate worldwide transport, warehouse and venue logistics. Whether you’re part of the media, sports team, event agency, or musician’s team, our DB SCHENKERsportsevent solutions are guaranteed to help your event(s) take place seamlessly.
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DB SCHENKERsportsevents has a long-standing reputation in organizing logistics for international sporting events such as Soccer World Cups, the Olympic Games, Sailing Regattas, Athletics Championships or Motorsport Events. The experts also develop individual logistics concepts for accompanying programs such as opening and closing ceremonies, or hospitality and cultural programs.
Whether it is a varied marquee entertainment program, a corporate event or a global promotional tour, event logistics is a highly complex task that requires absolute flexibility from the DB SCHENKERsportsevents logistics experts in order to comply with the tight schedules.
Rock, pop or classical, DB Schenker always hits the right note, whether for large-scale concert tours by leading orchestras or for small-scale solo artist tours. In addition to transporting highly sensitive instruments, technical equipment and stage sets, our logistics service also includes comprehensive passenger logistics.
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.
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