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Continuous Improvement

Panalpina strives for operational excellence, constantly looking for ways to make every aspect of what we do better, easier, faster and safer. Our industry-leading continuous improvement program known as LogEx (Logistics Excellence) draws ideas from Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma, Agile and Shingo amongst other approaches, and applies them globally in every area of our logistics and manufacturing business.


LogEx makes improvement part of Panalpina's DNA, delivering innovative, value-added solutions to our customers. It is not something we do on the side; it is the way we run our business. Through LogEx, we continuously challenge ourselves, our methods, and look for better and more efficient ways to run our operations. For us, continuous improvement is a never-ending journey with our customers always in mind.

Your benefits

  • Improve lead-times, quality and performance using our unique LogEx approach
  • Increase your profit by raising service levels and reducing operating costs
  • Increase cash flow by accelerating supply chain processes and reducing inventory in your supply chain
  • Achieve consistency and operational excellence in every part of your business
  • Make use of a wide range of relevant solutions, best practices and case studies from different industries
  • Train and certify everyone in your supply chain with the latest continuous improvement knowledge
  • Connect to a worldwide team of recognized and passionate operational excellence supply chain professionals

What we offer

  • 'Voice of the customer' approach to surface opportunities from within the business
  • Value stream mapping, kaizen events and workshops
  • Advanced optimization and analytics tools, techniques and insights
  • Global Logistics Excellence program available for all operations
  • Training accredited by the Lean Competency System
  • Participation in worldwide recognized operational excellence competitions - The Shingo Prize

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