Aramex tie-up with Lankan logistics firm

The alliance by the two firms is aimed at creating synergies to provide total supply chain solutions. (FILE)

Aramex, one of the world's leading total transport solutions providers and the region's biggest courier service have entered into a strategic alliance with Sri Lankan logistics company, Delmege Freight services.

The alliance by the two firms is aimed at creating synergies to provide total supply chain solutions using state of the art technology for the benefit of their customers.

The Delmege Freight Aramex alliance will offer sea, air, ground transportation, freight forwarding, consolidation, customs brokerage, warehousing and distribution in Sri Lanka and beyond. They will also offer process analysis, design and management of the supply chain of its clients.

A completely integrated information and communication technology infrastructure will connect its worldwide operations, enabling a seamless flow of information between the alliance members and customers. The new venture will provide end-to-end logistics solutions, backed by the expertise of Delmege and Aramex.

Delmege Freight Services is the logistics and freight forwarding arm of the highly diversified Delmege Group and it is affiliated to worldwide logistical and freight forwarding networks, which cater to more than 700 destinations. Delmege Freight provides total logistics solutions and today has a prestigious portfolio of corporate clients, which include multinationals. The company also offers sea and air freight forwarding services to destinations worldwide.

Aramex commenced operations in 1982 as an express operator, rapidly establishing itself into a global brand recognised for its quality service and unique multi-product offering. In June 2005 Aramex went public on the Dubai Financial Market. With offices strategically located in major cities, Aramex offers customers around the world comprehensive transportation solutions that range from international and domestic express delivery, freight forwarding, logistics and warehousing, distribution and shopping services.