Mahindra embarked on its journey in 1945 by assembling the Willys Jeep in India and is now a US $7.
1 billion Indian multinational. It employs over 1,00,000 people across the globe and enjoys a leadership position in utility vehicles, tractors and information technology, with a significant and growing presence in financial services, tourism, infrastructure development, trade and logistics. The Mahindra Group today is an embodiment of global excellence and enjoys a strong corporate brand image. Mahindra is the only Indian company among the top tractor brands in the world. It is today a full-range player with a presence in almost every segment of the automobile industry, from twowheelers to CVs, UVs, SUVs and sedan. Mahindra recently acquired a majority stake in REVA Electric Car Co Ltd. (now called Mahindra REVA), strengthening its position in the Electric Vehicles domain. The Mahindra Group expanded its IT portfolio when Tech Mahindra acquired the leading global business and information technology services company, Satyam Computer Services. The company is now known as Mahindra Satyam. Mahindra is also one of the few Indian companies to receive an A+ GRI checked rating for its first Sustainability Report for the year 2007-08 and has also received the A+ GRI rating for the year 2008- 09.
Mahindra Logistics Limited
In 2000, the Mahindra Group set up Mahindra Logistics to take care of its complex transportation needs. These included inbound and outbound logistics and interplant movement, among other services. While it was originally intended as an in house facility for Mahindra Group companies only, Mahindra Logistics began to extend its services to external clients across the world. It has now grown into a complete logistics service provider. Mahindra Logistics has two main divisions: The Supply Chain Management division covers Mahindra Group and Non Mahindra Group businesses. The Corporate People Movement division offers people logistics, mainly to IT and BPO companies. It provides clients with a GPS based fleet to transport their employees to and from office. With over 100 customer contracts to cater to, Mahindra Logistics operates from over 22 offices across India and has tie ups with major national and local logistics service providers..
Multi Modal Transportation
Mahindra Logistics through its extensive network meets the customer requirements of a multi modal transportation solution in the supply chain effectively. Mahindra Logistics is also working towards consolidating the Transportation Industry through a new business model of consortium and communities.
Multi-modal transportation capability helps in:
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Freight optimization Leverage our current network and scale of transportation business Creating value for our customers and business partners Standardization of process and business practices Control on service deliverables
Fleet Management Centers
For efficient service. At these centers we provide:
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Maintenance services Accident repairs and claims management services Support in lease/Contract finalization Driver training Parking facility Washing & cleaning facility Compliance check for vehicles & drivers Health check up camps by OEM's Other amenities like driver rest room
Value Added Services
In today's world. At Mahindra Logistics. Mahindra Logistics has established Fleet Management Centers at strategic locations. we customize our services to meet the specific demands of the businesses. Some of the value added services we provide to our customers include:
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Sub assembly Direct store delivery Packaging Promo packing Sorting Labeling Quality check Documentation management
. These centers are one-stop-shop for qualitative and cost effective vehicle maintenance. Mahindra Logistics' evolved bouquet of value added services are designed to take care of diverse business needs. businesses have unique and complex set of needs.
Mahindra Logistics is able to provide warehousing solutions to companies with wide and diverse needs. we reduced supply chain inventory by more than 50%. were around 52 days before the SCM project began.´ Moorjani says. right time ± at minimum cost. Retail. The SCM project began in 2000. ³We felt that. Express and Others. Pharmaceutical.´ says Satish Moorjani. right place. ³Last year. when. which include Planning and execution lead times. we had decided to set up assembly/manufacturing operations at multiple locations.´ M&M articulated clear objectives for this global competitiveness initiative enabled by mySAP SCM: reduce inventories across the supply chain by aligning the company's business processes for IT-enabled supply chain management and ensure availability of tractors as per sales requirement ± right model. With over 3 million sq ft space spread across the country.´ Moorjani says. Automotive. becoming better than them at managing the business. racked and bulk storage. we expect to reduce inventory by another 30%. temperature-controlled. Mahindra Logistics offer specialized warehousing for various industries. and we expect to reduce them to 19 days or lower with the full mySAP SCM implementation. we needed to build up our skills and benchmark our processes against these global leaders. the global players came to India to compete
against us. These times have been reduced considerably. ³Strategically. Our storage facilities include ambient. and for which market in order to optimize total costs and operational efficiency and respond quickly to customer needs.Mahindra applied Supply Chain Technology
³When the Indian market opened in the mid-1990s. including. Telecom.´
Mahindra Logistics warehouses blend modern systems and equipment with industry-bestpractices to bring optimization and enhanced service levels. ³We needed a solution that could link all our plants to provide an integrated view and help us decide which plant should make what.´ M&M implemented mySAPTM Supply Chain Management (mySAPTM SCM) to first build on and then improve its business processes. We expected this would increase the complexity of our supply chain and operations.In the current year. ³Replenishment lead times.
. to really compete and win.´ mySAP SCM enables a pull-based replenishment system that optimizes logistics and manufacturing operations to improve margins and reduce costs while enabling quick response to customer needs. That way we would not only compete with them effectively in the domestic market. but could also challenge them for market share globally. head of supply chain planning at the tractor division.
we provide customers with information for faster decisions. Our International offerings include:
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Milk run . With state-of-art systems. scheduling & dispatch Inland haulage and warehousing at destination Supply to production facility Logistics performance . health & safety standards Value added services support
The Warehouse Management systems ensure
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Inventory visibility Transaction audit trail Travel path optimization Storage space optimization Inventory accuracy Accurate order serviceability Data exchange. Our teams are located in the origin country working closely with our customers to ensure product quality and consolidation.tracking & management
.Through our solutions we offer
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Increased throughput Adherence to environment.contracting.scheduling daily/weekly/monthly pick ups Regional consolidation Master consolidation centre in export port vicinity Custom clearance at origin & destination Sea Freight/Air freight . We leverage our volumes to offer the best space availability and prices. EDI/API formats
At Mahindra Logistics. we work with a large number of multi-national companies providing logistics solutions for their global businesses.
The services audited for the certification included Inter-unit Transfer and Inbound. Pune and Wagholi . people logistics. express services.
. outbound. auto warehouse and consumables¶ warehouse. Zaheerabad" was awarded the prestigious M & M Business Model Innovation Award.Awards and Recognitions
Mahindra Logistics gets ISO 9001:2008 Certification
Mahindra Logistics has received the ISO 9001:2008 certificate for businesses conducted from the offices at Mumbai. Nasik. "Convoy Driver Cooperative Society Project" has enabled improvement in the service levels by providing benefits to the drivers and their families and creating a sense of ownership in them. Mahindra Business Model Innovation Award
Mahindra Logistics Project "Convoy Driver's Co-operative Society.
Cognizant Technologies recognizes Mahindra Logistics operations team The Coimbatore facility of our People Logistics vertical was selected as the 2nd best location across India. with regards to the operations for the financial year 2008. providing Transport Helpdesk Management services.Hyderabad. Operations team and 20 of our drivers were rewarded by Cognizant Technologies for their recognizable performance. Mahindra Logistics team manages transportation of 7000 employees of HSBC Hyderabad.
Outstanding performance award to Mahindra Logistics team by HSBC Hyderabad
Mahindra Logistics team at HSBC . was awarded for their outstanding performance for the year 2008.