DACHSER USA is proud to announce another milestone, setting the stage for continued growth for its logistics services in the US. Furthering its commitment to excellence and improvement, DACHSER USA has received its ISO 9001:2015 certification from DEKRA Certification, Inc. This particular certification sets out the requirements of a quality management system and principals.
The consulting and auditing firm EY (Ernst & Young) recently honored successful entrepreneurs with their Entrepreneur of the Year award. DACHSER CEO Bernhard Simon was among the winners and accepted an award for family owned businesses.
DACHSER has promoted its Head of Contract Logistics, Alexander Tonn, to become the new Managing Director of European Logistics Germany. Tonn will begin his new role on January 1, 2017 overseeing the business development of the 38 German branch offices in the European Logistics business line (overland transport and contract logistics for industrial goods). He will report to Michael Schilling, COO Road Logistics and Deputy Chairman of the Executive Board, who will continue to be responsible for this position in addition to his duties until the end of the year.
Experienced logistics manager Jochen Mueller will soon be joining the DACHSER team. On January 1, 2018, he will take over for Thomas Reuter as Chief Operations Officer (COO) of the Air & Sea Logistics business field. The transition period, during which Mueller will work on developing projects, will start on October 1 of this year. Thomas Reuter will remain on the Executive Board in his role as head of Air & Sea Logistics through the transition period until he retires on December 31, 2017.
DACHSER SE, parent company of DACHSER USA Air & Sea Logistics Inc., is expanding globally. The company recently announced new facilities will be built in Austria, France, and Germany, strengthening its contract logistics operations across Europe. Integrated logistics services including transport, warehousing, and value-added services will be available in more locations worldwide.
DACHSER USA Air & Sea Logistics Inc., subsidiary of DACHSER SE, is making moves on the Eastern seaboard that will have a ripple effect across the United States. Baltimore, DACHSER´s third office in the Northeast region after New York and Boston, is located approximately two miles from the Helen Delich Bentley Port of Baltimore, which is continually ranked as one of the nation’s top ports for total cargo tonnage.
More shippers than ever can count on the reliability and strength of DACHSER USA Air & Sea Logistics Inc., the U.S. subsidiary of DACHSER SE. U.S. revenue rose by 19.8 percent to EUR 173 million (USD 192 million) in the fiscal year 2015. Sea and air freight shipments advanced both by 5.4 and 2 percent, respectively.
DACHSER reports strong, organic growth for the fiscal year 2015. Consolidated revenue increased by 6.5 percent to EUR 5.64 billion (USD 6.25 billion). Shipments rose by 4 percent to 78.1 million, while tonnage increased by 5.2 percent to 37.3 million metric tons.
DACHSER has created a new central organizational unit, Corporate Solutions, Research & Development, in order to advance its business with global, industry-specific logistics solutions and bundle its research and development activities. Stefan Hohm, an experienced DACHSER manager, will head this new Corporate Unit. He has led the DACHSER Logistics Center in Hof, Germany for the past seven years.
DACHSER, one of the global leaders in the logistics industry announced that the company will begin operating under a new trade name in the US market and will be known as DACHSER USA Air & Sea Logistics Inc., effective immediately.
DACHSER will invest over EUR 1.1 million (USD 1.16 million) to humanitarian programs throughout India, Nepal, Brazil and Namibia over the next five years to bring lasting improvements to people’s lives by helping them help themselves. The global logistics provider started its collaboration with the children´s aid organization Terre des Hommes 10 years ago, supporting local aid projects in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh with local aid projects ranging from education to sustainability.
DACHSER, one of the global leaders in the logistics industry, recently opened a Road Logistics branch in Istanbul, Turkey, supplementing its Air & Sea Logistics operations already established in Istanbul and Izmir.
On Friday, October 9, the German American Chamber of Commerce held its annual Awards Gala honoring DACHSER Transport of America, Inc. (DACHSER USA) as well as several other companies who demonstrate excellence in German American trade.
International logistics provider DACHSER is repositioning itself in Greater Paris with two new locations in Wissous and Pantin. Paris Wissous, located near Paris-Orly International Airport, serves as a transshipment point for industrial goods. The new Pantin location, northeast of the French capital, is in charge of supply to downtown Paris.
Lufthansa Cargo honored DACHSER Air & Sea Logistics in the Europe and Africa regions with the 2014 Lufthansa Cargo Quality Award for Europe & Africa. The award recognizes the logistics provider’s superior input quality. Thus, DACHSER has the highest level of reliability for bookings out of all other shipping and logistics companies participating in the competition.
DACHSER Transport of America Inc. (DACHSER USA), US subsidiary of global logistics services provider DACHSER, increased its revenue by 16 percent to $192 million in 2014 fiscal year. DACHSER also made additional advancements in regards to sea freight and air tonnage. Both grew by 7.3 percent and 23 percent respectively.
DACHSER reports 5.2 percent growth in additional revenue for fiscal year 2014. Including revenue from corporate holdings, the two Business Fields*, Road Logistics and Air & Sea Logistics, grew by 5.0 percent and 8.0 percent, respectively.
DACHSER, a leading global logistics services provider, announced today it will participate at transport logistic, a primary international exhibition for logistics, mobility, IT and supply chain management. The family-owned company will be presenting the recent expansion of its international network, custom-tailored multi-channel solutions, as well as new service offerings and trendsetting IT services.
DACHSER, one of Europe’s leading logistics providers, has changed its legal form to Societas Europaea (SE), allowing the family-owned logistics company to provide an ideal framework for the future. DACHSER is not planning an initial public offering (IPO).
DACHSER Transport of America Inc. (DACHSER USA), US subsidiary of leading global logistics services provider DACHSER, is moving its local operations to a new Atlanta-based facility. The expanded southeastern hub is fully operational as based on the global DACHSER warehouse standards.
International logistics provider DACHSER is growing to meet demand in the Benelux region with the development of a new logistics center in Belgium. The new facility begins operation this month and includes a new 75,000 square feet transit terminal with 68 gates and a 25,000 square feet three-story office building.
International logistics provider DACHSER continues to expand its Asia operations by acquiring the remaining shares of DACHSER India from AFL Pvt. Ltd. This acquisition makes DACHSER the sole shareholder of the company’s ventures in India and Thailand, and a majority shareholder of the joint venture in Bangladesh.
DACHSER Transport of America Inc. (DACHSER USA), one of the leading global logistics services providers, opened their St. Louis office to support the company’s continued expansion in the Midwest. The new office is conveniently located in the St. Louis Customs Building across from Lambert International Airport. It directly supports customers in southern Illinois, Missouri, Kansas and Nebraska, and will work in tandem with DACHSER’s recently opened new office and warehouse in Chicago, IL.
DACHSER announced today its acquisition of the remaining 50 percent of MGI & DACHSER to create DACHSER Korea, Inc. The global logistics provider has maintained a presence in South Korea since 2006 and became the sole shareholder of the joint venture in December 2013. In addition to renaming the company on July 1, DACHSER Korea, Inc. also moved into new offices in Seoul.
DACHSER USA continues to experience growth in the Midwest and has expanded its operations in Chicago to meet increasing demand. A newly expanded warehouse facility will function as a hub for DACHSER in the Midwest providing cross-docking, warehouse storage, warehouse distribution, and buildup and breakdown of air and ocean containers.
Nearly a year after DACHSER acquired Transunion, S.A., the integration of the Spanish air and sea freight forwarder into DACHSER’S global logistics network is almost complete. The final step will occur on January 1, 2014 when Transunion begins operating as DACHSER Spain Air & Sea Logistics, S.A.U.
When DACHSER, the German multinational corporation and international logistics operator, announced the opening of its newest office in Brazil at Rio de Janeiro in June, the company did so with great optimism about the future of this market.
Kempten, June 27, 2013. As of July 1, Burkhard Eling (42) will be taking over the Finance, Legal, and Tax (FLT) Department at logistics provider DACHSER. He succeeds Professor Dr. Dieter Truxius, who will remain a member of the company’s management until he retires at the end of the year.
Kempten/Munich, 20 March 2013. DACHSER Transport of America Inc. (DACHSER USA), the U.S. division of one of the world’s leading global logistics service providers, today announced that parent company DACHSER recorded new record highs for overall revenue and employees in 2012.
Kempten, 23 January 2013. On 1 January the internationally operating logistics provider, DACHSER, acquired 100 percent of the shares in the joint venture DACHSER Netherlands Air & Sea Logistics B.V. established in 2008.
Kempten/Valencia, 17 January 2013. Effective retroactively from the beginning of the year, the internationally operating logistics provider, DACHSER, has acquired the Spanish air and sea freight forwarder Transunion S. A. subject to approval by the antitrust authorities. The company employs a staff of 235. In addition to nine offices in Spain the company is also represented in Turkey, Argentina, Peru and Mexico.
Kempten/Madrid, 12 December 2012. Effective 15 January 2013 subject to the approval of the anti-trust authorities the internationally operating logistics provider DACHSER is to acquire the Spanish logistics provider, Azkar S.A. DACHSER has held a 10 percent stake in its Iberian logistics partner since 2008.
Kempten/Ho Chi Minh City. 8 October 2012. DACHSER is continuing to pursue its worldwide expansion course and at the beginning of October established a joint venture in Vietnam. Majority shareholder is DACHSER Far East Ltd. in Hong Kong.
Kempten/Dallas, 24 October 2011. DACHSER Transport of America Inc. (DACHSER USA), the U.S. division of one of the world’s leading global logistics services providers, has opened a new office in Dallas to serve a growing import and export business in North Texas and Oklahoma. The company continues to expand its U.S. network to support the global logistics activities of DACHSER worldwide.