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Optimised yard, elevated returns

The ROI of delay-free docks
Lessons and insights with Knauf Gips KG on how to accelerate dock and yard operations and achieve positive outcomes across the entire supply chain.

Learn how market leaders revolutionise their dock and yard operations and beyond!

For the last twenty years, Transporeon has had the honour of being a trusted logistics partner for Knauf – a global leader in building materials.

In this webinar, Knauf’s leading expert, Marco Hügelschäffer, Program Manager Yard Management Central Europe, unveil their journey towards yard transformation. Hear first-hand how they streamlined their dock and yard operations with Time Slot Management, resulting in significant productivity gains and cost savings across the entire supply chain.

Key learnings

  • The challenges Knauf is tackling with the help of Time Slot Management, from managing uncontrolled truck arrivals, to customer satisfaction 

  • The measurable results they have achieved including reduced wait times, decreased demurrage fees, lower freight costs and beyond.

  • The key factors that led to achieving fast adoption and positive ROI 

  • The impact of Real Time Visibility and precise ETAs on customer service

  • How Knauf benefits from managing both Transport Execution and Dock Scheduling on a single platform

  • What’s next for optimising yard operations and the entire supply chain for Knauf


Marco Hügelschäffer

Program Manager Yard Management Central Europe, Supply Chain Management Central Europa,
Knauf Gips KG

Wiebke Lemcke

Senior Customer Manager Strategic Accounts,

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Dock Delays: The True Costs and How to Cut Them

In this paper we explore the cost of dock and yard inefficiencies and explain how to mitigate those costs, backed by success stories from market leaders.


Explore our digital freight solutions

Together our products work in harmony to increase transport efficiency along the full lifecycle of freight activities.

Dock & Yard Management Hub

Time Slot Management

Time Slot Management
  • Full transparency of delivery and pick-up times for all parties 
  • Efficient use of resources due to the even and predictable distribution of loadings and unloadings
  • Reduction of waiting times for trucks by up to 40%
  • Audit-proof and legal compliance through fully documented processes
  • Quick response and operational optimization through fast communication and real-time data

Dock & Yard Management Hub

Time Slot Management for Retail

Time Slot Management for Retail
  • Increase handling capacity by up to 20%
  • Reduce driver wait times by up to 40%
  • Shorten loading times by up to 60 minutes
  • Audit and legal security
  • Completely documented processes

Dock & Yard Management Hub

Real-Time Yard Management

Real-Time Yard Management
  • Improve overall visibility and ability to predict changes.
  • Combine yard, transport, and warehouse management.
  • Automate arrivals, check-ins, and call-offs.
  • Avoid costs and fees caused by idle and inefficient processes.
  • Monitor, measure, and improve KPIs.

Dock & Yard Management Hub

Digital Transport Documents

Digital Transport Documents
  • Paperless management of the consignment note through all involved parties
  • Easy usage due to conveniently comment and signing of the eCMR on a mobile device
  • Provide the eCMR in real time via Transporeon platform plus additional communication channels