Shufersal operates Israel’s largest retail logistics network. The network is based on the Company’s three logistics centers in Shoham, Modi’in, and Rishon LeZion, which are designed to meet the need of the branches to receive the freshest and highest quality goods in minimum time, so that the Company’s customers may enjoy the freshest goods anywhere, anytime.
The purpose of Shufersal’s state-of-the-art logistics centers is to accept, store, and transport goods in an automated manner. The logistics center at Shoham is the spearhead of the logistics network. The Shoham Logistics Center, built at an investment of NIS 420 million, spans an area of 51,000 sq.m., 37,000 sq.m. of which is built-up area. It collects and distributes temperature-controlled goods (produce, frozen foods, dairy products, meat, salads, etc.). The center features automatic storage and gathering systems for produce, and an automatic storage network and semi-automatic gathering system for frozen goods. The Shoham Logistics Center handles approx. 40 million cartons a year, and the Logistics Center’s daily traffic includes no less than 450 trucks. The goods are transported from the logistics center within a day at the most. The center is open daily, 24 hours a day, except for Saturday (Shabbat) and local holidays.
The logistics centers in Modi’in and Rishon LeZion supplement the needs of the branches and customers. The centers receive, store and distribute food, cleaning and personal care products and more. Together, they bring the Shufersal logistics network to an unprecedented and unrivaled level.
Shufersal has made the most advanced technology systems in the market available for the logistics centers. In this way, and with the help of the Company’s large fleet of trucks, Shufersal ensures its customers will find - at all of the chain’s branches - high-quality and fresh goods just a few hours after they were handled at the logistics centers.