For the year 2017, the BLS operations, which handles the internal logistics for GSS Bahrain, Alosra storage and alosraonline.com orders, as well as the beverages home delivery, aimed to reduce cost and optimize the utilisation of storage and trucks.
The team started focusing on external third party logistics (3PL). During the last six months, the team were able to put 3PL business at its maximum, which resulted in an enormous growth in revenue and registered a new income of BD70,000. The total volume the team handled was over 628,700 cases, out of which 283,400 cases were frozen goods and the utilisation of storage was 97%.
General Manager of BLS, awarded CTV Shiju, Gilbert Vincent, Haris K, Sunil Kumar and Manoj Kumar with Winning Hearts awards for contributing greatly to generating revenue and saving costs.
“The team have displayed traits of high competence, extreme hard work and the readiness to willingly accept additional responsibilities,” said Ram. “Above all, they always take up the task and achieve the objectives set before them within the most reasonable time frame. Even during tough situations, they have come off extremely well by upholding the BMMI Winning Hearts values. They are flexible with the duty timings and always show good temperament, and are courteous towards customers, which has added further value to our service.”
The awards were well deserved and is a great example of team spirit. Well done to all those involved.