Aramex Kuwait has selected the Agility Logistics Park (ALP) in Sulaibiya as the location for its new 16,000 SQM e-fulfillment center in Kuwait.
Aramex new facility will be housed in Agility’s recently completed multi-customer logistics warehouse, which was developed by ALP.
According to Agility, the facility is the largest logistics warehouse in Kuwait, and provides Aramex Kuwait with the “necessary infrastructure and services needed to meet its customers’ needs” across the country and the GCC.
It also enables the company to expand and grow its e-commerce fulfillment business, which involves movement of different types of consumer goods and products, by using the latest equipment and technology.
The logistics warehouse will operate the latest version of INFOR WMS 10.4, RFID tags and gateways, automated conveyor belts and sorting machines, all of which are geared towards faster and more efficient operations.
An official opening of the new Aramex warehouse was attended by H.E. Dr. Matar Al-Neaydi, UAE Ambassador in Kuwait, Eng. Nader Sakeen, CEO of ALP Kuwait and GCC, Mr. Fadi Kikoloff, general manager of Aramex Kuwait along with senior executives from both companies.
Sakeen welcomed Aramex Kuwait to Agility Logistics Park, adding: “The built-to-suit warehouse was tailored to customers’ requirements and is move-in ready, enabling fast deployment, flexibility and reduced capital commitments.
“At ALP, we know how to deliver large-scale projects that accelerate growth and enhance operational efficiency for companies operating in Kuwait and in the region.”
Aramex Kuwait’s Fadi Kikoloff said his firm was pleased to expand its infrastructure: “to deliver our customers in Kuwait and the wider region the speed and reliability they deserve.
“This new facility is an important investment that will help support the rapid growth of our logistics business. The facility’s cutting-edge technology strengthens our position by ensuring higher capacity, faster sortation process and reduced transit times. We believe this will allow us to fulfil growing customer demands for more reliable services.”
The ALP in Sulaibiya features built-up, international-standard warehousing and logistics facilities that serve leading multinationals, government customers, and small and medium-sized businesses operating in Kuwait. According to Agility, the advanced design and layout of ALP warehouses gives customers the ability to store more goods in less space while also utilizing state-of-the-art technology and systems that ensure smooth management of inventory and flow of goods.
“Agility Logistics Parks is a world leader in the design and construction of logistics parks and warehousing solutions,” explained Sakeen. “Our logistics warehouses provide the essential infrastructure required for both multinational companies and local businesses in the storage, distribution, packaging, processing and light manufacturing sectors.”