TVS SCS deploys over 1000 ‘Corona Warriors’ to manage movement of essential goods and services during lockdown

Leveraging its technology strength the firm is actively engaged with customers dealing in essential goods for their end-to-end logistics requirements

Chennai, April 13, 2020 TVS Supply Chain Solutions (TVS SCS), India’s leading end-to-end Supply Chain Management Services company and part of the $8.5 bn TVS group, is said to have actively engaged with its customers to manage the movement of essential services and goods during this nationwide lockdown. The company is currently operating from 65 locations across the country (covering almost every State) and has deployed over 1000 ‘Corona Warriors’ (employees and drivers engaged in the lockdown time) supporting the logistics activities. The execution team is provided with ‘Covid Kavach’ – a protective PPE kit besides fully trained to maintain social distancing norms.

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Singapore based PE firm Gateway Partners commits to acquire minority stake in TVS Supply Chain Solutions

Chennai, 16th March, 2020: TVS Supply Chain Solutions (TVS SCS), India’s leading end-to-end Supply Chain Management Services company and part of the $8.5 bn TVS group, today announced that private equity firm Gateway Partners has acquired a minority stake in TVS SCS for $100 million. This investment involves both primary portion and secondary element. The deal is the second largest private equity investment in TVS SCS after CDPQ – one of North America’s largest pension fund managers – which invested $155 million in TVS SCS in 2016.

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TVS Supply Chain Solutions names Ravi Viswanathan as JMD

Chennai, February 17, 2020 TVS Supply Chain Solutions (TVS SCS), India’s leading end-to-end Supply Chain Management Services company and part of the $8.5 bn TVS group, today announced the appointment of Ravi Viswanathan as Joint Managing Director (JMD) with effect from 14th February 2020 and will report to Mr. R. Dinesh. Mr. Viswanathan will take on the role of CEO and Joint Managing Director of the Company from April 1, 2020.

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‘We want to be a $1 bn firm in India by 2021’

Global capabilities will boost growth, says TVS Logistics MD

In 1996, when R. Dinesh, MD and S. Ravichandran, deputy MD of TVS Logistics Services, started the company, they had never imagined that the firm would grow into an Indian multinational in a few years down the line.

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After GST, I see 2-3% savings in 3-5 years’: R. Dinesh

Today, we can manage inventory and production better’

The logistics sector is one of the beneficiaries of the roll out of GST. In an interview, R. Dinesh, MD, TVS Logistics, said he is a lot more bullish and confident about growth in his business now than he was six months ago, as benefits of GST start to kick in. Excerpts:

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Coverage of CEO’s participation as panelist at the CVF 2017

Evolving industry landscape

Business leaders from OEM, logistics, tech disruptors and large fleet owners participated in the forum, including Mr. Erich Nesselhauf – MD & CEO, Daimler India Commercial Vehicles Pvt. Ltd., Mr. Shyam Maller – Sr Vice President – Sales & Marketing, VE Commercial Vehicles, Mr. Keshab Chandra Sen – CEO & President, MLR Auto, etc.

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TVS-Asianics buys Singapore company Pan Asia Logistics

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TVS-Asianics Supply Chain Solutions Pte Ltd has gained access to Asian markets with the acquisition of Pan Asia Logistics’ freight forwarding and contract logistics businesses. The $160-million Pan Asia Logistics, an integrated logistics company in Singapore, also has a strong presence in Germany. TVS Asianics is a Singapore-based joint venture of TVS Logistics Services Ltd

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