Al-Futtaim Logistics expands in Saudi Arabia

The expansion of Al-Futtaim Logistics sees them opening a second warehouse facility in Riyadh, where it is a metropolis city. This new centre will co-exist with the company’s primary warehouse, and scale up to 15,000 sqms.


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The expansion of Al-Futtaim Logistics sees them opening a second warehouse facility in Riyadh, where it is a metropolis city. This new centre will co-exist with the company’s primary warehouse, and scale up to 15,000 sqms.

 

Driven by consumer demand, the two facilities currently handle retail brands with categories including fashion, footwear, hardware, DIY furniture and home appliances. The distribution centres are an extension of the Al-Futtaim company’s 3PL solutions to bring brands and consumers within close proximity. The facilities are fully equipped with the latest web-enabled inventory technology, providing visibility and reassurance to customers. Moreover, it has best practice operational processes for products stored, palletized, shelved, binned, and bulk commodities.

 

As per customer preferences, inbounds are arranged via air, sea and/or road options. Both warehouses are Wi-Fi enabled for online scanning which provides an accurate and real-time update on stock transactions. Inventory is distributed either directly to stores (B2B) or homes (B2C).

 

Al-Futtaim Logistics’ customers have ambitious plans to extend their regional footprints.  As their partner of choice, the company will strengthen services in cold chain and enable speed to market for customer orders. Furthermore, Al-Futtaim Logistics will enhance customer experiences with multimodal transport solutions and integrated logistics solutions.