Rhenus SML nv, based in Genk, has over 20 years of experience in Contract Manufacturing (such as assembly of engine & transmission, rear- & frontaxles, cooling modules, glass, …) in the automotive sector. During the past years this experience and knowledge has also been put to use for other industries. Additional logistic services, such as transport, temporary storage and final inspection are also provided, as well as additional services for the after-sales market.
Rhenus SML optimizes supply chains by providing in-plant logistics, high-quality warehousing (with customs-free zone) and value-added Services.
To help simplify the supply-chain for our customers, Rhenus SML offers supply chain services.
We have the expertise, operating systems, advanced ICT systems and experienced staff to provide our customers with the specific services they are looking for.
Our supply chain services range from order follow-ups to transport (inbound and outbound), warehousing and a customs free zone. We have supply-chain competences in different industries and develop this know-how every day.
Our suppliers- and logistics specialists work hand in hand to achieve the highest quality of service and to be as flexible as possible. In combination with our logistics facilities Rhenus SML adds value to your supply chain.
Companies are constantly looking for ways to increase efficiency and decrease costs.
Therefore the link between manufacturers and logistic specialists is becoming stronger.
Rhenus SML offers customers full-service logistics, this way we support our customers in targeting lower costs, more efficiency and enable them to focus all of their attention on the manufacturing processes and/or the development of new products.
Our in-plant logistics differ from filling material containers to delivering it to the workbench.
We own IT interfaces that provide us with full information of the material flow, our assembly lines are equipped with just-in-time and just-in sequence.
We store packaging and empty material containers in our warehouse.
Our customers’ wishes are our main priority while developing our logistics services.
Investing in training, LEAN and V² we strive for continuous improvement of our in-plant-logistics.
These factors open up several opportunities for customers and enable us to meet all customer requirements.
Rhenus SML has a longstanding history in warehousing and therefore possesses the know-how customers are looking for.
We have adopted a Warehouse Management System which gives our customers a constant overview of product movements and their location. Our experience in IT connections such as Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems has expanded in the last years to a high-level-service we can offer to ensure continuous exchange of data.
As a company we focus on flexibility, high quality and safety. We offer temperature and humidity controlled areas, pallet storage, the opportunity to store materials in our customs-free zone and we possess the facilities to unload trains and to store steel coils. We believe in sustainable entrepreneurship and strive to create a pleasant and safe work atmosphere as well as to create benefits to the environment. Obviously our services do not simply end at the loading ramp, we are always available for further questions and problems you might have.
Competition is intensifying in many sectors. Customers are more demanding when it comes to quality, variety, delivery time and price of goods. This upwards pressure makes industries and retailers look for outsource logistics services in order to meet these changing requirements.
Our services range from packing, repacking and labelling goods to services for final customers as assembly, outbound quality checks and repair works. We offer these services in various sectors and are comfortable engaging in new sectors.
We possess the expertise and capacities to provide you with the highest quality value-added-services along the entire supply chain so you can focus on your core business.