Founded in 1890 by August Kuehne and Friedrich Nagel in Bremen, Germany, Kuehne + Nagel is today one of the most successful logistics providers with about 1,300 offices in over 100 countries and more than 76,000 specialised employees.
The Kuehne + Nagel Group is the largest seafreight forwarder worldwide in the field of FCL and LCL and second largest airfreight logistics provider. In the European overland transport sector, Kuehne + Nagel is among the 3 leading forwarders.
About Kuehne + Nagel France
Kuehne + Nagel operates in France at over 130 offices, platforms and warehouses, with a workforce of more than 9,000 employees.
We offer a full range of services from international freight forwarding by sea, air and road to customs services, warehousing and distribution that are backed by a state-of-the-art information technology.
Commitment to excellence
Our dedicated teams work every day for our clients’ satisfaction.
We based our work on a globally integrated management system, allowing a continuous improvement of our process and, the identification/deletion of risks of errors.
We encourage our collaborators to continuously train and to blossom in their job.
We ensure that, at all levels, our collaborators comply with regulatory requirements. and act under our code of conduct and QSHE objectives.
We do not make any compromise in the security and health regarding our employees involved in our activities.
We handle economic, social and environmental issues in a responsible way in order to be in compliance with applicable laws, regulations and company's standards.
We encourage teamwork and global collaboration in a spirit of trust, mutual respect and creativity.
We are committed to handle systematically all the risks that the employees, the environment, the goods and the supply chain may face.
We offer to our clients an outstanding service and we are doing this with passion and enthusiasm.
Our CSR approach
Environmental issues are an integral part of Kuehne + Nagel’s QSHE management system. It is the company’s concern to protect the environment and nature, ensuring sustainability for future generations, with our program "KN Green".
Kuehne + Nagel holds ISO 14001 environmental certification for more than 200 locations worldwide.
Through our environmental policy, we commit ourselves to offer environment friendly solutions, innovative and sustainable through out supply chain, everywhere in the world.
In order to reduce our carbon footprint, we set up global targets to 2020 and annual national targets.
We developed a "Carbon Intelligence" program to calculate clients' carbon footprint, identify the potentially reductible points in their transport activities and, compensate their remaining emissions.
As of 28th February 2018, the Overland Business Unit of Kuehne + Nagel is a signatory of the Ademe's " CO2 Target" charter. We committed ourselves to conduct 21 specific actions: renewal of the truck fleet, modernization of the equipment, use of alternatives fuels, eco-driving promotion, ...