ACFS raises the e-commerce bar with its new facility in Eastern Creek.

Calibre Estate in Eastern Creek will be the new location of ACFS’ new e-commerce & 3PL facility.  ACFS Port Logistics on behalf of its subsidiary ACFS e-Solutions has signed a deal with Mirvac for the new Warehouse in Eastern Creek.

With a vision to meet the growing and complex demands of Australia’s e-commerce business, ACFS e-Solutions will transform this warehouse into a technology hub that will drive efficiency and speed to market.  General Manager ACFS e-Solutions, Natalie Wallace says “we are delighted to develop a Western Sydney hub in Eastern Creek that optimises solutions for customers in a fast, efficient and dynamic form.”

The 20,680sqm warehouse strategically located in Sydney’s growing logistics mecca, will have five docks, substantial office space and allow for the unpack / pack of approx. 100 TEU+ on a per day basis, in addition to having capacity for 800 TEU of container rated hardstand. “It is the right facility that compliments ACFS’ vertically integrated businesses, from road, rail, warehouse to e-commerce solutions. ACFS is removing the risk from doing business in a complex e-commerce environment,” said Arthur Tzaneros, CEO ACFS Port Logistics.

The future site which will be ready for operations in February 2019, is the critical link in meeting the demands of Sydney’s growing e-commerce and transport requirements; it will drive speed to market, allow for greater flexibility and enable customers to think dynamically when considering e-commerce and 3PL Logistics.

ACFS e-Solutions is a business unit within ACFS Port Logistics, a wholly owned Australian company that is continually striving for excellence.  Privately owned, ACFS Port Logistics has facilities located at all major Ports across the Eastern Seaboard, Adelaide and Perth.  Providing the Australian market with transport / rail, depot, warehousing, and empty park solutions.

A multi-modal service provider to industry, Mr.Tzaneros says “ACFS e-Solutions compliments the variety of service provisions to market, and this new site gives customers confidence and closes the loop for distribution and customer excellence.”

“It is our job to remove the risk and complexity with doing business in an e-commerce world, with the added benefit of a multi-modal transport network; our customers now have a one stop shop for e-commerce, warehousing, transport and rail,” says Mr Tzaneros.

Background

ACFS Port Logistics is Australia’s largest privately owned container logistics company, moving over 750,000 TEU of fully laden containers annually across its national facilities in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide and Perth.

With a focus on maximising its Logistic solutions, ACFS Port Logistics runs in excess of 300 Trucks, and 1,200 Trailers which include higher productivity vehicles. All transport modes aim to maximise delivery efficiencies across the ACFS “3 pillar policy” maximising TEU, weight, & cube.

Employing over 1,200 people and growing each year, ACFS Port Logistics offers 24 hour Empty Park facilities supporting shipping lines, delivering an end to end solution.

Media Enquiries:  Lina Goodman, lgoodman@auscfs.com 0409 027 216