Sogefi Filtration Aftermarket announces the opening of a new warehouse in the Moscow area

Sogefi, the CIR Group’s automotive components company, announces the opening of a new warehouse in the Moscow area. The facility is the 5th warehouse in Europe and will allow Sogefi to better service its local customers by providing shorter shipping times as well as maximum logistical efficiency and product availability to all customers.

The unit will use state-of-the-art warehouse management software to provide efficient and accurate order fulfilment and improve the availability of products throughout the supply chain.
The nearly 500 square meters facility, which will start by holding more than 1,300 products branded FRAM®, and will then host other brands of Sogefi: Purflux and CoopersFiaam.
To strengthen the local team Sogefi has nominated Andrey Chernyshov, currently Sales Director Russia and Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), as Sogefi Filtration Russia General Manager. In recent years Sogefi has developed the Aftermarket business in Eastern Europe. The Russian market is one of the key markets for filtration. After investing to improve local car-park coverage, Sogefi is now in a position to offer a significant product range to Russian customers.
“The new warehouse greatly enhances our ability to provide our customers with the products they want, when they want them”, says Françoise Blais, Filtration Aftermarket General Manager. “It also shows our commitment to invest in the Russian market and meet our customers’ needs, maximizing our capability to perform as a leading supplier”.
The Sogefi Group is a leading vehicle filter suppliers, providing a comprehensive range of oil, engine air, fuel and cabin air filters with the same high level quality features as the OE/OES products.