Warehouse Activities for FrieslandCampina WAMCO in Nigeria

October 25th, 2016

FrieslandCampina WAMCO Nigeria PLC appointed Bolloré Logistics Nigeria as its integrated logistics solutions provider.

FrieslandCampina WAMCO Nigeria PLC is a multinational manufacturing company and an affiliate of Royal FrieslandCampina of the Netherlands, the world's largest dairy cooperative.

FrieslandCampina aimed to partner with a reliable international freight logistics player to ensure reliable importation, customs & regulatory compliance, warehousing and store inventory while fully respecting the fragility of their products

Operations effectively began in March 2016, and by April, the scope was expanded to cover Raw Material operations.

Bolloré Logistics tailors integrated logistics solutions to FrieslandCampina in Nigeria, covers receipt management, physical stock reconciliation, inventory and management of Raw Materials & Packaging Materials, and full management of State of the art warehousing solutions fully equipped with racks & adequate handling materials. Bolloré Logistics Nigeria also set up Speed WMS in order to ensure efficiency of operations.

This business relationship has been beneficial to FrieslandCampina as they are able to focus on developing their business and efficiently control their cost while Bolloré Logistics manages logistics operations on their behalf with total transparency by providing regular operational KPIs and dashboards.

Additionally, this business relationship will showcase Bolloré Logistics Nigeria’s warehousing strength and remain a good training ground for future growth.

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