Getting safety right. Tougher compliance. Products that need specialist handling. Global, regional and local customers. A changing chemicals market landscape.
Chemical manufacturing heritage and proven industry track record. DG-trained chemical logistics experts around the world. Safety and compliance as a top priority.
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Customer-intimate approach. Global, regional and local control towers. Procurement and operations excellence.
Designing, building and operating storage and handling solutions in emerging markets. Asset-appropriate solutions in mature markets.
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Global ocean freight solution for $10 billion chemicals manufacturer
A multinational manufacturer of differentiated chemicals required a single logistics service provider to manage global ocean freight volumes in excess of 50,000 TEUs annually. Agility implemented a regional control tower solution with global lead tower oversight to ensure consistent visibility, compliance and performance management. The solution also delivered systems integration, procurement leverage and drove continuous improvement.
Pan-European 4PL road transport solution
With three manufacturing sites at the extremities of Europe, this specialty products business wanted to implement a true 4PL solution with total cost transparency. The cloud-based, integrated TMS solution was configured quickly to handle hazardous and non-hazardous, bulk and packed, FCL and LCL cargoes optimizing service and efficiency, while also driving significant cost savings. Following successful implementation, the 4PL TMS solutions is now being rolled out to other division across Europe all managed from a single control tower.
Contract logistics in southeast Asia for 5+ million liters of lubricants
With its focus on lubricant production, a global multinational producer outsourced its plant logistics at one site in southeast Asia to Agility. The site produces more than 5.4 million liters per annum. Agility manages all the site logistics, and inbound, intermediate and outbound handling. Agility’s WMS is fully integrated with the plant and manages inventory to meet the demanding outbound export order schedule.
Modelling halves number of warehouses, reduces costs 10%
With a legacy warehouse footprint across five divisions in Europe, a global manufacturer of decorative paints and coatings had three objectives in mind. Optimize the number and location of warehouses, maintain service levels and reduce cost. Agility’s experienced network modelling consultants using their chemicals sector experience, analytical skills and networks modelling software to halve the number of warehouses to 16 and reduce total costs by 10% while maintaining service levels.
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