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Schenker to Highlight Logistics Expertise at Toronto Furniture Show

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Schenker of Canada announced that it will be exhibiting at The Canadian Home Furnishings Market (TCHFM) being held at the Toronto International Centre, January 12 to 15, 2008, from its booth in Link #8. TCHFM is first North American furnishings event of the year, showcasing new products to Canadian, American and international retailers. Schenker has maintained a presence at the show for over 30 years. Schenker provides a consistent, time-sensitive service for all inbound land imported raw materials with a seamless customs brokerage service. The company complements this service with distribution solutions for finished goods both in Canada and the USA. Through its Schenker Canada Dispatch Services (SCDS), Schenker offers container drayage solutions and cross-docking of furniture to its customer’s retail locations. Staff at Schenker's booth will be well versed in the variety of products and services they deliver to Canadian Home Furnishings Association (CHFA) members each day. As a Freight Forwarder, Schenker has the ability to combine services through a single point of contact. These services include Ocean Freight (Less than Container Load and full container); Ground Transportation services; Consolidation; Full and Partial truckloads; Flatbed; Container Drayage services; Airfreight; Canada Made Easy – Distribution Services; and Customs Brokerage. About Sherker of Canada: Schenker is the 2nd largest Integrated Logistics Service Provider in Canada, with sales of approximately $1 billion, operating from over 40 sites across the country. SchenkerCanada spans a coast-to-coast network that extends to all major harbours, airports and border crossings. In just over half a century, the business has grown to include 1,500 Schenker employees. Schenker of Canada has a portfolio of supply chain services inCanada that include: Contract Warehousing/Distribution, Ocean Freight, Air Freight, Land Transportation, Courier, and Customs Brokerage and Consulting; as well as services for Global Sports Events and Dedicated Freight Management.

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