Asian Paints partners with Mahindra Logistics to strengthen its supply chain in Eastern India
Kolkata, September 16, 2019: Asian Paints Ltd., (APL)one of the leading paint companies in India, engages Mahindra logistics Ltd. (MLL), one of India’s largest 3PL solution providers, to strengthen its supply-chain in Eastern India.
MLL will be handling the Regional Distribution Centre (RDC) measuring 1 Lakh square feet at Dankuni, Hoogly, West Bengal and the first leg of distribution from this RDC. MLL’s services will be backed up by technologies for transport management and warehouse management.
MLL has expertise in offering customized and end-to-end solution for supply-chain management across sectors including FMCG, Pharma, e-commerce, in addition to the Auto industry. This engagement would build improved logistics solution for the consumers in the eastern and north-eastern region.
Mr. Pirojshaw Sarkari, CEO – Mahindra Logistics, said, “Asian Paint’s superior credibility in the supply-chain industry is well-known. We are happy to be partnering with them. Mahindra Logistics is a technology-driven, logistics solutions provider specializing inefficient management of warehouse as well as transportation. Given our association with Asian Paints over the years, this additional scope of work will add value to their supply-chain and enable them to achieve the desired effectiveness and efficiency”.
About Mahindra Logistics
Mahindra Logistics Limited (MLL) is a portfolio company of Mahindra Partners, the USD 1 billion private equity division of the USD 20.7 billion Mahindra Group. MLL is an integrated third-party logistics (3PL) service provider, specializing in supply chain management and people transport solutions. Founded more than a decade ago, MLL serves over 400 corporate customers across various industries like Automobile, Engineering, Consumer Goods and E-commerce. The Company pursues an “asset-light” business model, providing customised and technology-enabled solutions that span across the supply chain and people transport operations.