K+N opens perishables facilities

Kuehne + Nagel opened a new airfreight facility at Schiphol Airport, Amsterdam in early November. Airfreight services at the facility will be dedicated to perishables and other niche industries, K+N said in a statement. The new location complements Kuehne + Nagel¡¯s airfreight operations in Nieuw Vennep, close to Schiphol airport and dedicated to regular airfreight […]


Kuehne + Nagel opened a new airfreight facility at Schiphol Airport, Amsterdam in early November. Airfreight services at the facility will be dedicated to perishables and other niche industries, K+N said in a statement.

The new location complements Kuehne + Nagel¡¯s airfreight operations in Nieuw Vennep, close to Schiphol airport and dedicated to regular airfreight shipments, as well as the Aalsmeer branch, which focuses on the worldwide transport of flowers and bulbs.

Located on the airport¡¯s premises, the new building features 3,500 sqm of logistics space and 800 sqm of offi ce space. Th e focus is on perishable logistics and niche industries such as ship spares, aviation, and oil & energy. Activities provided include cross docking, picking, packing, quality checking and inventory management services.