DB Schenker launches connect 4.0

DB Schenker acquires Vähälä Yhtiöt in Finland

DB Schenker has announced the expansion of its digitally forward innovation, connect 4.0.

The platform allows customers to book air freight shipments quickly and conveniently online. Streamlining the logistics process as easy as Click. Ship. Done., the connect 4 air platform will provide hassle-free logistics services and meet all the real time tracking needs of a customer, including access to the company’s global transportation network.

Digitalisation is one of the key focused areas for DB Schenker. Aligning to this, the company is increasingly deploying technology with the aim to simplify logistics needs of customers, further enhancing efficiency in end-to-end supply chains.

The connect 4.0 platform is another initiative towards strengthening the adoption of digital solutions. The platform is an online portal that streamlines shipping processes to deliver a seamless interface for customers.

With this expansion, the company has combined the Ocean and Air transport activities on a single platform, offering customers a unique experience by helping them customise shipping services like getting real-time instant quotes, as well as booking and tracking a shipment with 24/7 online visibility from pick up to delivery.