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 ...

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