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DACHSER Food Logistics now works Saturdays

DACHSER Food Logistics has added weekend service to its portfolio. As of February 2017, the food logistics provider collects goods at customer sites throughout Germany on Saturdays as well.

DACHSER Food Logistics has added weekend service to its portfolio.
DACHSER Food Logistics has added weekend service to its portfolio.

DACHSER will deliver goods on Monday—if requested, by 11.a.m. in Germany. This additional day is especially advantageous for producers of highly perishable foods that must satisfy strict freshness standards—such as meat and convenience products.

Our new service provides manufacturers with a standardized and comprehensive solution for handling output six days a week

Alfred Miller, Managing Director of DACHSER Food Logistics

“Our new service provides manufacturers with a standardized and comprehensive solution for handling output six days a week,” says Alfred Miller, Managing Director of DACHSER Food Logistics. “Thanks to our weekend service, customers can make Saturday a normal workday in terms of logistics. Improving the sell-by date by a whole day grants customers more leeway with respect to production and delivery.

Eurohub Frankfurt Food Logistics

Goods for Monday delivery are transshipped at our Eurohub Frankfurt Food Logistics, now operational six days a week. DACHSER’s new weekend service also processes European shipments and transit shipments within the European Food Network. This innovation currently applies to exports from Germany to Austria, Denmark, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, and Poland. Monday delivery is also available in parts of Belgium, the Czech Republic, northern Italy, and Switzerland. Trans-European shipments can now arrive a day sooner than before.

DACHSER’s new weekend service also processes European shipments and transit shipments within the European Food Network. This innovation currently applies to exports from Germany to Austria, Denmark, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, and Poland. Monday delivery is also available in parts of Belgium, the Czech Republic, northern Italy, and Switzerland. Trans-European shipments can now arrive a day sooner than before.

Contact Christian Auchter Corporate Public Relations