The new warehouse assures delivery in under 48 hours and improves order fulfilment for pet owners of Mumbai and Nashik
Mumbai: Drools India, a quality pet food and nutrition products provider, announced the opening of a CNF (cost and freight) warehouse in the pet food category in Bhiwandi, Maharastra, India. It has a storage space of 70,000 sq. ft. enabling faster supply chain management and quality control.
“The inauguration of the largest CNF warehouse in this industry marks a significant step ahead for Drools. We are excited to unveil this new state-of-the-art warehouse, which will significantly improve our supply chain and customer experience. It will provide a direct upgrade to more than 2500 retail outlets, pet stores and shops. Our ultimate goal is to provide all our stakeholders with the highest quality products and exceptional service, and this new facility will allow us to do just that.” said Dr Shashank Sinha, chief executive officer and Veterinarian, Drools.
It has established primary routes across the state and will serve the expanding customer base across key cities such as Mumbai, Nashik and Thane. This new facility marks the 7th warehouse in the state and the 38th in India. It has more than 50 warehouse associates and support staff.
The warehouse features advanced technology and equipment that will streamline the loading and unloading process, reducing the time it takes to unload an 18-MT vehicle to three hours and to load an LCV in one hour. It further will be able to load and unload five vehicles at once, reducing billing and delivery time to 48 hours.
Drools, India’s MNC pet food company was established in 2010 by Fahim Sultan and is the flagship brand of Drools Pet Food Private Ltd. At present, the brand exports to more than 22 countries and some select countries in the African continents.