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Fliway is one of the largest fully integrated logistics providers operating in New Zealand.  We offer seamless global supply chain solutions – from international freight to warehousing & domestic delivery to business or the home.  As a division of Yang Kee, our global reach is further supported with operations in South East Asia, Australia and the United States.

We have a great team of over 400 people and an extensive New Zealand footprint, with 12 Branch locations and 5 Warehouses throughout the country.

Fliway focuses on delivering results, and we do that through our people, our partners and our systems.  We invest in smart technology, to simplify processes and deliver customers visibility everywhere they need it. 

Our IT capabilities are at the leading edge of the industry, as attested to by our long standing relationships with multinational and local customers. We have extensive experience in EDI integrations working alongside our customers locally or globally.

 

Group Structure

COVID -19 Update

7/4/2020

We have spent the past 2 weeks communicating with you as a customer what we can’t achieve under the current government restrictions. As a business this is not our normal way and for the team it has been hard telling our great customers we can’t “just get it done”. So this update focuses on what we have done to date through the level 4 restrictions, and what we can do.

Since Level 4 restrictions commenced we have:
• Unpacked 76 containers
• Completed 268 urgent essential product deliveries
• Completed 16 dedicated loads for customers
• Completed today our first Linehaul run connecting all branches
• Responded to hundreds of email enquiries
• Received numerous emails of thanks (keep them coming) which really lift the teams spirits

Moving forward for essential orders we can do the following:

• Deliver freight AKL to AKL, WLG to WLG & CHC to CHC daily at your normal rates
• Deliver any freight already in our branches from pre-lockdown at your normal rates
• Process orders for existing 3PL warehouse customers and deliver them locally next day at your normal rates
• Provide dedicated truck rates for services anywhere in the country
• Provide Linehaul services 1-2 times per week at a maximum surcharge of 40%
• Reduce the Linehaul surcharge going forward, but need your help. We need more freight.


Easter Linehaul Schedule:

Pre-Easter Linehaul:
Consignments that departed on the Tuesday 7th April will aim to be delivered pre-Easter.
Consignments departing on Wednesday 8th April linehaul runs ex Auckland will be delivered pre-Easter for North Island and post-Easter for South Island.

Post-Easter Linehaul:
The next linehaul runs leave depots on Wednesday 15th April connecting to all depots.
Cut off for having orders to us for that next linehaul run is 3pm Tuesday 14th April.

Remember that our Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch branches are operating a daily pickup and delivery service. Process your orders as normal and drop us an email on fliwayenquiries@fliway.com to let us know what you need.

If you have any questions please get in touch. Have a good Easter!

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25/3/2020 8:00

Domestic Transport and Logistics Services – Level 4 Response:

Fliway Group deliver ‘transport and logistics’ services which are considered an essential service by the Government under the Level 4 COVID 19 response. What this means is that we are able to provide services to our customers, but only where those customers are directly supplying essential goods or services. Essential services are defined as those services relating to food, medicine, healthcare, energy, fuel, waste-removal, internet and financial support.

As a result of this, and to ensure we are doing our part to support the government mandated lockdown requirements Fliway will be operating a very reduced service to cater for essential services and emergency deliveries only.

Services Offered from 26-03-20

Fliway Logistics Services Continuing:

  • Inbound receipt of containers
  • Product put away of inbound freight
  • Pick and dispatch services only in relation to essential services, and on an as requested and as agreed basis

Fliway Transport Services Continuing:

  • Home Delivery in Auckland for essential services only  
  • Distribution Centre deliveries in Auckland for essential services only
  • Ad-hoc home delivery in Wellington and Christchurch, on an as requested and as agreed basis for essential services only
  • Emergency deliveries for essential services only (breakdowns, spare parts etc.) on an as requested and as agreed basis

We regret that we have had to restrict our service offering to essential services only however our top priority remains the protection of our teams and the wider NZ community through compliance with the Level 4 restrictions. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to get in touch with your Fliway representative.

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Senior Leadership Team

 Sandra Fairchild Jim_S Cam_McK
Sandra Fairchild
Chief Executive Officer – Australia and New Zealand
Jon Gundy
General Manager International
Cameron McKeown
General Manager Domestic

Sandra joined the Fliway Group team, following the acquisition of Fliway Group by Yang Kee Logistics Pte Ltd.  In her position of CEO, Sandra has operational and commercial oversight for Fliway Group in NZ, and AXIMA in Australia.

Sandra has held a number of positions within global logistics including CEO of AXIMA from 2009-2018, Business Development Manager and Finance Director.  Prior to commencing a career within global and contract logistics, Sandra worked as a Manager for Arthur Anderson in Melbourne.

She is a member of the Australian Institute of Directors and Institute Chartered Accountants Australia.

Jon Gundy has held senior leadership roles in the International Air & Ocean sector. This experience includes exposure to the full supply chain services over the last 20 years plus, based in Australia, Europe and most recently back in New Zealand. Jon joined Fliway in July 2016 to grow our International business with a focus on delivering a service that adds value to our customers, through connectivity and transparency of our Group capability in International, 3PL and Transport - therefore offering a full supply chain service.

Jon has a Graduate Diploma in Business (Operations Management) from the University of Auckland.

Cameron joined Fliway in 1993 and has vast experience in various management roles at Fliway, having worked within all of Fliway’s major divisions.  Cameron was appointed as General Manager of Fliway Logistics in 2006 and in 2008 became General Manager of Fliway Domestic.

 

 

Kate Bacchus Kevin Rowland Gary Dickins

Kate Bacchus
General Manager People

Kevin Rowland
Chief Information Officer

Gary Dickins
General Manager Finance

Kate joined the team at Fliway in July 2014.  Prior to her appointment with Fliway, Kate worked in national HR management roles at Pernod Ricard and Transfield Services.  She has also worked at Mercer HR Consulting, Deloitte and Hyatt International in a variety of HR positions in NZ and London.

Kate is a professional member of the Human Resources Institute of New Zealand and has a Graduate Diploma in Business (Human Resource Management) from the University of Auckland.

Kevin has been working in the retail and logistics space for more than 40 years, moving from managing supermarkets into the IT side of retail with Safeway Stores in the UK after which Kevin and his family came to New Zealand in 2006. After 9 years at The Warehouse Group where he was Group Business Information Manager, Kevin has held senior leadership roles at eStar and EziBuy, before commencing with Fliway Group in March 2020.

Kevin has an Honours degree from Wolverhampton and is a Chartered Member of IT Professionals

Gary joined the team at Fliway in March 2009 as Finance Manager, and was involved in Fliway’s 2015 public listing on the NZX.

Prior to joining Fliway, Gary worked for Bendon in both Commercial Manager and Finance Manager roles.

He is a fully qualified Chartered Accountant graduating from Unitec Institute of Technology in Auckland and is a member of Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand.

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