Optima Group touts new logistics center as aid in keeping spare parts flowing during COVID-19 crisis
SCHWAEBISCH HALL, GERMANY, June 22, 2020-
Surveys conducted by the Mechanical Engineering Industry Association (VDMA) show that the supply chains of German mechanical engineering companies remain under strong pressure. With its new logistics center, special strategic measures in the run-up to the crisis and close cooperation within the Group, Optima has ensured the availability of its machine solutions and services during the corona crisis.
In surveys conducted by the Mechanical Engineering Industry Association (VDMA), a large number of companies indicate that the COVID-19 pandemic is causing disruptions and failures in supply chains. At Optima, various measures have already been taken over the past few years to be prepared for a situation like this. This has now paid off. "With the new logistics center, the 'heart' of Optima logistics, excellent cooperation within the Optima Group and procurement strategy measures in the run-up to the pandemic, the supply chain was successfully maintained," says Heiko Funk, Managing Director of OPTIMA materials management GmbH.
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