Kuehne+Nagel expands healthcare footprint in North America


Kuehne+Nagel announced details of a new contract logistics fulfilment centre on the grounds of the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport. Located approximately 3 miles from the terminals, the 400,000 sq. ft, state-of-the-art fulfilment centre reflects the company’s continued commitment to investing in the healthcare vertical by serving multiple customers.

This centre has Pharma-grade compliant technology which intends to meet the demands of complex storage needs of customers in the healthcare and pharmaceutical worlds with features such as four cold chambers, which are able to store products within the various temperature ranges required by the healthcare industry, including frozen ones.

“This move represents an important milestone for Kuehne+Nagel’s Contract Logistics business in North America and reinforces the company’s global commitment to the healthcare business as part of the company’s Roadmap 2026. The investment in a new distribution centre in the Dallas/Fort Worth area is the latest step in growing our ever-expanding network focused on supporting our healthcare and pharmaceutical customers,” said Eduardo Razuck, Senior Vice President, Contract Logistics Americas for Kuehne+Nagel. 

This new fulfilment centre intends to be a part of the company’s healthcare services offerings, providing customers with the ability to focus on what is most important to them – the patients.

“This fulfilment centre will support our mission to bring product integrity to the next level for our healthcare customers that require premium services for moving their products. Our focus is on the patient, and with ease of access to the significant uplift capacity at the Dallas/Fort Worth Airport, we are able to better serve not just our customers, but also patients across the country who depend on these products,” said Marcello Ferrari, Vice President Global Head of Customer Development Healthcare, Contract Logistics for Kuehne+Nagel.

Source: Kuehne-Nagel