Kuehne + Nagel Open Worldwide Distribution Center in Slovenia
Switzerland-based transport and logistics company Kuehne + Nagel. Has opened a dedicated pharma & healthcare warehouse in Slovenia, one of the largest within their global KN PharmaChain network.
Strategically located in close proximity to the Ljubljana Airport, the new facility will undertake the distribution of finished products worldwide with a focus on the storage and distribution of production materials for the pharmaceutical industry.
The distribution center is replete with state-of-the-art technology and the highest standard of security, while also being eco-friendly. The 38,000m2 center has a capacity of approximately 65,000 pallet spaces for the reception, storage and distribution of temperature-sensitive products. Three cold chambers are housed within the building and can manage temperature requirements of 15 to 25°C and 2 to 8°C.
The center is a great example of Kuehne + Nagel’s continuous commitment to expand and enhance their multi-modal and temperature-controlled forwarding and warehousing services on a global scale.
With this new facility, Kuehne + Nagel further strengthen their presence in the Slovenian market.
Member of the Managing Board of Kuehne + Nagel International AG, Gianfranco Sgro said, “The pharma & healthcare Industry is among the most important growth drivers for Kuehne + Nagel. Therefore, it is of strategic importance to further strengthen our integrated KN PharmaChain network. The cutting-edge facility in Brnik is a cornerstone in this ambition and enables Kuehne + Nagel to offer its unique pharma solutions to an extended customer base.”