Ingram Micro, a leading technology and supply chain services company, recently opened its new warehouse facilities in Dubai during an official inauguration ceremony, attended by senior executives from DP World, UAE Region and Jebel Ali Free Zone (Jafza), including Abdulla Bin Damithan, CEO & Managing Director, DP World, UAE Region & Jafza; Dr. Ali Baghdadi, SVP & Chief Executive, Ingram Micro–META, and Lalit Sharma, Ingram Micro Head of Operations, META (Middle East-Turkey- Africa).
“The technologically-advanced warehousing facilities by Ingram Micro will elevate the offerings in Jafza, adding to the success of both entities, in the UAE and the Middle East,” stated Abdulla Bin Damithan, CEO & Managing Director, DP World, UAE Region & Jafza.
“We serve the region from these new facilities with equipment and solutions in Physical Security, Cyber Security, Data Center, Networking, AI, worth US$ 2 billion a year,” asserted Dr. Baghdadi.
The new warehouse facilities include a 7,500+sqm plot and 4,850+sqm carpet area, 11m height storage with over 7,500+ Pallet location. The warehouse is served by the Narrow Aisle Articulated (VNA) machines that can operate less than 2 meters of aisle width and go up to 11 meters. Site equipped with Dock Levelers for efficient loading/offloading newly installed Dock Shelters.
The new facilities also include some of the most advanced security solutions in the region. The warehouse site has a fully automated fire detection and fire suppression system in real-time linked with Dubai Civil Defense.