Silk’s Contract Logistics division provides customised, technology-enabled warehouse storage, handling and distribution services to a blue-chip customer base.
Silk provides bespoke warehousing solutions for its customers based on specific contract requirements and service level agreements (SLAs). The Contract Logistics division operates 21 premium-grade facilities located, under the Silk Contract Logistics brand, in all of Australia’s major capital cities, providing approximately 300,000 square metres of premium-grade storage space and racking.
Completing Silk’s end-to-end service offering, the Contract Logistics division has developed a 4PL Virtual Distribution capability. These 4PL services help Silk’s customers manage and optimise their supply chains by providing a platform that consolidates pricing and schedules from a range of third-party logistics providers
This capability allows Silk to link its customers with integrated third-party transport companies to provide an end-to-end logistics offering from wharf to last mile distribution. The engagement of third-party specialist transport companies allows Silk to use the most cost-effective service providers for each specific client need.