International B2B logistics solutions
International partner for your retail logistics and Transport Management
Serving all your trading partners in a timely manner and according to precise specifications can be quite a challenge in an international context. With years of experience in B2B logistics, Arvato is a reliable partner in the implementation of your retail logistics.
Especially when it comes to accurately supplying your own stores and wholesale partners while simultaneously meeting safety guidelines, everything has to be right, regardless of whether you're dealing in large or small quantities. For our renowned clients in the beauty and fashion industry, we ensure that everything runs smoothly: during delivery, warehousing, picking and shipping. Of course, as well when it comes to disposing of expired products or sorting out goods for outlet centers.
Arvato - Your expert for direct-to-store logisticsPeter Buse, Executive Vice President and Managing Director in the business unit Consumer Products at Arvato SCM Solutions
We are more than just a service provider. We are your partner.
Doing pre sorting and special packaging according to the needs of your stores and wholesale partners is daily business for us.
Dangerous goods handling
We ensure all the necessary safety standards are met for the storage and transportation of your goods, i.e. flammable products.
Success story COTY
For a company's success in the dynamic and demanding world of the beauty and cosmetics industry, perfecting logistics is highly important. The international beauty corporation COTY Inc. has announced its plans for further expansion in one of the
most competitive industries with its increasing complexity for domestic and global distribution...
» Arvato understands the needs of the cosmetic industry. For our 2015 certificate, we have once again selected the Arvato warehouse in Düren from more than 40 sites as being the 'COTY Benchmark Warehouse'.«
Fredrik Händel, Distribution and Warehouse Director,
Coty Services and Logistics GmbH
Our B2B Logistics Services
Arvato's transport management solution offers an established selection of transport providers for both inbound and outbound channels. Arvato continually reviews carriers to offer the latest market solutions and provides a range of options to meet customers' expectations on delivery times and price.
Trade & Tax Compliance
Compliance with international trade and customs regulations is an important aspect of global trade. In order to ensure problem-free supply of your goods to your customers abroad as well, Arvato gladly takes care of all necessary paperwork to comply with international regulations for customs clearance and verification documents. Arvato and its partners around the world meet all the international trade and customs regulations for you — so you can leave the paperwork to the experts.
"What sets us apart from all others? Long-term project experience. Access to all data. Analytical precision."
Our consulting team brings years’ of valuable e-commerce experience to give you tier-1 strategy consulting; providing you a partner for the ongoing optimization of your online businesses performance. Our experts consult strategically and operatively along the entire e-commerce value chain and utilize data from online analysis as well as our backend systems.
Our analytically thinking e-commerce experts with consumer goods and brand enthusiasm, get straight to the point.
The service includes:
- Development of a global e-commerce entry strategy for various markets and countries
- Estimation of sales volumes in various markets, business cases and operative forecasts
- Conception of internationalization strategies
- Omnichannel consulting
- Data based recommendations as to reducing returns volumes, shop audits and deep-dive shopping basket analysis
Warehousing & Distribution
Arvato has a global presence in America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia-Pacific, and operates more than 63 locations and storage areas with more than 1.3 million square meters. All locations are directly managed by Arvato employees. Arvato's combination of B2B and B2C expertise offers real added value. Arvato can both send pallets and pack parcels for the final customer and ship worldwide. Arvato naturally supports clients' omnichannel processes, such as Click & Collect, retail availability, and Return-to-Store.
Many processes can be managed and individually adapted to your company requirements:
– Click & Collect
– Omnichannel visibility of inventory
– Click & Reserve
– Instore ordering
– Ship from Store
– Mixed delivery options / order split
– Dropshipper module