IN SEPTEMBER, KUEHNE+NAGEL, A MAJOR LOGISTICS COMPANY BASED IN Switzerland, will descend upon Airbus's warehouses in France, Germany, the UK and Spain and shake things up a bit. Stock and equipment will be removed, people will be told to leave, doors will be bolted shut for what could be a long time. The company won a six-year contract from the aircraft manufacturer in late June to act as its lead logistics provider, a role that will involve consolidating more than 40 locations into six ...

Subscribe to Access this Entire Article

"Editor's Corner: CHAIN GAME" is part of ATW Plus, our online premium membership. Subscribing will provide you access to exclusive news, carefully researched airline financial, fleet and traffic data, plus the option to receive our popular, award-winning print magazine. To learn more, click here. If viewing via ATW Mobile, please login and click "Read web article" to view fully. Questions?

Already registered? here.