Spread over 1.10 lakh sq ft area, the facility offers fast access to key distribution locations
Allcargo Group, India’s largest integrated, end-to-end logistics solutions provider, has launched a Grade A warehouse facility at Hosur in Tamil Nadu. Spread over 1.10 lakh sq ft area, the state-of-the-art warehousing facility has been deployed for managing consolidation and distribution service requirements of industrial and automotive supplier Schaeffler.
Strategically located at Hosur Denkanikota Road, the warehouse facility offers swift access to key distribution locations in Tamil Nadu and beyond through important highways. It has the capabilities to efficiently serve the supply chain management requirements of automotive OEMs and aftermarket products.
“To meet the growing warehouse demand, the Allcargo Group has created a pan India footprint of Grade A warehousing with Robust technology backbone. The Hosur warehouse is strategically positioned to meet the growing supply chain needs of automotive OEMs and aftermarket. It will further strengthen our service delivery capability for the automotive OEM industry. Our focus is on offering customers enhanced delivery competencies throughout with end-to-end solutions,” Allcargo Group spokesperson commented.
The built-to-suit warehouse is equipped with modern infrastructure and advanced WMS which optimise the process of moving and storing goods. Digitally-enabled handheld terminals are used inside the facility to capture real-time data for efficiently managing picking, receiving, put-away and shipping of materials with optimum accuracy. The facility has a reach truck, battery-operated pallet trolley, forklift, etc., to facilitate superior material handling. With more than 16,000 pallet positions, the facility offers ample inventory holding capacity. The warehousing capacity is scalable to meet the growing needs of the clients.
Situated close to Schaeffler’s manufacturing facility in Hosur, the warehouse facilitates quick turnaround of vehicles from the factory carrying the finished goods to the distribution centre. The facility is strategically located to help Schaeffler serve its important automotive OEMs in Hosur and Chennai regions.