KN opens new logistics centre in southern Germany
Kuehne + Nagel (K+N) is further developing its activities in Nuremberg (Germany) by putting a new multiple use logistics facility at bayernhafen Nuremberg into service. The majority shareholder and honorary chairman of K+N International AG, Klaus-Michael Kuehne (centre), officially opened the new logistics centre this week in the presence of numerous customers and business partners such as Hafen Nuernberg-Roth's managing director Harald Leupold (right in photo).
K+N has been present in Nuremberg for over five decades and currently employs over 300 staff members in the metropolitan region. At bayernhafen a state-of-the-art logistics centre, designed to support dynamic business development, has now been phased in. The facility includes circa 30.000 sqm of transhipment and logistics areas, as well as 60 loading bays to guarantee the fast and smooth processing of in- and outbound goods. It complies with the latest environmental and security standards and is equipped with highly adaptable technology. The freight forwarding and administrative functions of K+N's Nuremberg branch have also been established at the new site.