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Global expertise for your supply chain

Contract Logistics

DB Schenker is one of the leading global 3PL logistics service providers. We offer seamless end-to-end supply chain solutions to regional and global customers through our hubs across the globe.

DB Schenker is one of the leading global 3PL logistics service providers. We offer seamless end-to-end supply chain solutions to regional and global customers through our hubs across the globe. Strategically located, our Schenker Logistics Centers (SLCs) are designed to support the specific requirements of our customers.

Building on our global network and logistics expertise,
DB SCHENKERlogistics provides first class value added services, supported by advanced information technology systems.

Maximal efficiency and convenience

With its total supply chain management capabilities, DB Schenker provides customers with seamless, one-stop shop logistics solutions covering front-end and back-end services:

Front-end services

  • Analysis of product supply
  • Forecast and demand fulfilment
  • Procurement of materials
  • Consolidation of materials
  • Inbound international / local transportation

Back-end services

  • System interfacing for global management
  • Outbound international and local distribution (Direct customers)
  • Value-added services
  • Real time visibility

DB Schenker's warehouse management system (WMS) backs its users with maximal security and speed with process status visibility of all shipments. The system allows real-time data input, stock tracking, interface capabilities, direct internet access and web order placing and other customized functions like cycle counting and inventory reports.

Industry Focus

Our Industrial Solutions

Global expertise for your supply chain

No matter if you do business across the world or across the country; or you’re a global player or plan to be one; if you want to outsource all or just part of your logistics activities – DB Schenker is the right partner for you.

DB Schenker offers its proven global expertise for numerous key industries to help you master your supply chain challenges

We offer industry solutions for the following sectors:


  • Operation of automotive supplier parks including the flow of materials based on the KANBAN Principle and JIT supply strategies through to the assembly line
  • Pre-assembly of complex components including production and quality control systems to ensure smooth production operations
  • Focus on globally flexible, partnership-based relationships and a market-to-market mentality
  • Emphasis on smoothly running reliable operations with continual focus on improvement
  • International pool of resources to support start-up operations around the world


  • Expertise in managing production and transport administration with leading aviation companies, in addition to providing solutions for global and local deliveries
  • Provision of resources and tools for Aircraft On Ground (AOG) operations provided on 24/7 basis
  • Usage of extensive data administration systems
  • On-time provision of services with complete transparency
  • Permanent further development by trained experts


  • Proven quality management as well as programs to ensure consistent levels of key performance/production figures and to reduce costs
  • Multi-user distribution centers in key markets to maximize your flexibility
  • Years of experience gained working with customers in the consumer goods sector
  • Coordination of direct supplier programs from suppliers to the consumer market


  • Solutions that have proven their value over years for leading global players in the high-tech sector
  • Globally integrated and continuously upgraded solutions from the supplier and contract manufacturer segments, expanded to the end-customer market
  • TAPA safety, quality management systems and cost-cutting programs without hindering the quality of your service
  • Strong focus on implementation and identification of added value services to accelerate turnover of stock and to increase customers’ experiences

Fashion Retail

  • Buyer’s Consolidation
  • Quality Check
  • Labeling & Tagging
  • Pick and Pack
  • Sorting
  • Palletization

Advantage Schenker

Reduce your logistics costs

Benefit from our many years of experience with global enterprises

A balanced supply chain is not just a concept, it is a formula to make your company more intelligent and maximize your organization’s goals.

DB Schenker offer companies individual and flexible logistics solutions based on our many years of transport experience. We offer you comprehensive and exclusive supply chain management solutions.

Our strategy

We offer what you need – simply and quickly. DB Schenker uses a structured method that increases efficiency, reduces costs, and protects your basic supply chain. At the same time this strategy can be quickly adjusted individually. Our balanced approach offers you the opportunity to restructure your supply chain with an eye on achieving the greatest possible productivity.

Your advantage

We’ll develop a plan that involves our own multi-modal, global modes of transport with access to the leading global air and ocean freight system. In order to assure you the optimal price/value ratio we will, if needed, work together with other providers. Our goal is to create a network that is not only faster but also that provides you with exactly what you need, when you need it.

Last modified: 01.09.2014

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