DB Schenker


This is the CICPC consortium contract for customs brokerage.  DB Schenker has over 2000+ locations in 130 countries which allows them to provide worldwide logistics solutions. This supplier will provide customs brokerage services including Import, Export, Custom Clearance and other services for all international shipping.

Ordering Information

Ordering Information: Please call or email DB Schenker:
Call or email for service:
Main: (678) 489-7900


Demetrius D. Jones (Dee)
Customs Manager
Tel: (678) 489-9820
Cell: (678) 237-2331

Additional Information

See Customs Guidelines

For the best service, please include the following information if available:

  • Name/Department/Contact Info
  • Description of goods being imported
  • Supplier Name/Address/Country of Origin 
  • Expected Import Date 
  • Documents:
  • Commercial Invoice / Purchase Invoice
  • Shipper Packing List (if available)
  • Party responsible for setting up the shipping/transportation: Purchaser (you) or the Seller?
  • Preferred Payment Method:  P-Card (direct payment) or Purchase Order (billed through Accts Payable)




  1. IMPORTANT: You must instruct the vendor (shipper) that DB Schenker will be the customs broker and they must be indicated as the ‘Notify Party’ on the shipment bill of lading so they are notified by the carrier for clearance upon arrival. 


Notify Party:      DB Schenker
860 Blue Gentian Road, Suite 245
Eagan, MN 55121
Phone: (651) 367-8810
Email: universityimports@dbschenker.com



Supplier Contact

DB Schenker Import Contacts:

DB Schenker ATL (Atlanta)
635 Airport S Pkwy
College Park, GA. 30349
(678) 489-7900

Email documents only to: US-Shared-ATL-Brokerage-Documents us.sm.atl.Brokerage-Documents@dbschenker.com

To initiate service, Sheri Buckley or Demetrius Jones (below) can direct you to the appropriate contact.

Import Escalation Contacts:

Sheri Buckley
Customs Supervisor
Phone:  (678) 489-9790

Demetrius D. Jones (Dee)
Customs Manager
Phone: (678) 489-9820
Cell: (678) 237-2331

Thalia Dinnall
Entry Specialist
Phone:  (678) 489-9855

RoJon Evans
Customs Supervisor
Phone:  (678) 489-9732

Detroit Export Contact:

Karen Timpf
Air Export Agent
Detroit/Air Export Department
Schenker, Inc.
27501 Hildebrandt St.
Ste 100
Romulus, MI  48174
Phone:  (734) 287-5853
Fax: (734) 287-7625

Procurement Contacts

Contract Administrator - Primary:
         Name: Ian Pepper
         Phone: (734) 647-4981
         E-mail: ipepper@umich.edu

Contract Administrator - Secondary:
          Name: Jeff Rabbitt
          Phone: (734) 764-9232
          E-mail: rabbitt@umich.edu

Procurement Agent:
         Name: Melissa Sambiago
         Phone: (734) 764-3743
         E-mail: meldsam@umich.edu