Pirelli Selects New Logistics Company
Pirelli Tire, has selected Kuehne + Nagel to implement a new North American supply chain solution, including optimisation and management of its warehousing and distribution network. The move is designed to improve Pirelli’s client service and comes as part of its new “Logistics and Customer Care Action Plan.” According to the company, Pirelli chose Kuehne + Nagel for “its optimisation capabilities, transition expertise, and proven industry experience.” Kuehne + Nagel will manage inbound receipt, storage and distribution of Pirelli tyres to customers across the US.
“We have listened very intently to our trade customers in order to better understand their needs, particularly with respect to delivery service,” commented Guy Mannino, president and CEO of Pirelli Tire North America. “We believe that this new arrangement with Kuehne + Nagel will represent a major step forward in our logistics service and a major contribution to expanding our business in North America.”