DHL SmarTrucking, the latest vertical added by Deutsche Post DHL (DPDHL) Group in India aiming to encash the emerging opportunities in the road express business, has bagged a major contract from Singer India – a leading manufacturer of sewing machines and home appliances, to transport their products across India. The company will be providing transportation support to Singer India on 11 critical routes.
Sanjeev Sharma, Chief Sales Officer, DHL SmarTrucking, said, “Every customer win is a testament to our commitment and expertise in the logistics sector. We are focused to the India market and are extremely happy to partner with Singer India Limited, to optimize their supply chain and increase their growth in the local market.”
Mr. Mohan Chandra Kandpal- Senior Manager, Logistics and Distribution, Singer India, said, “We are extremely pleased with DHL SmarTrucking’s high-quality service offerings in the logistics space. Ever since we partnered with them, we have managed to reduce the delivery time period from days to hours and this has helped us increase customer confidence. Moreover, DHL SmarTrucking has an extremely organized hybrid operating model that works effortlessly in this business.”
Ever since its formation, DHL SmarTrucking has accumulated a fleet size of 745 vehicles and has set up 12 hubs across the country. The company leverages Internet of Things (IoT) technology and data-driven insights for full visibility and route optimization, thereby increasing reliability and shortening transit times by over 50 percent.