With DACHSER on the southern route: full truck loads from China to Europe
The war in Ukraine has also had an impact on intercontinental land transport between Asia and Europe. Journeys through Russia and Belarus as well as through the conflict zone itself have become impossible. However, DACHSER Cargoplus can continue to offer the service reliably via an alternative southern route.
DACHSER České Budějovice moves to new premises
The České Budějovice branch of the logistics company DACHSER Czech Republic has moved to new premises in the VGP Park České Budějovice, located in the Světlík commercial zone on the outskirts of the South Bohemian metropolis. The company provides comprehensive logistics services from a site with almost 7,000 m2 of logistics and office space. It also features a warehouse with 6,900 pallet spaces for contract logistics services.
DACHSER secures long-term air freight capacity
DACHSER Air & Sea Logistics is extending its charter program on the route between Shanghai and Frankfurt to cover the period from May 2022 to April 2024. This enables the logistics provider to continue to offer its customers reliable transport capacity. DACHSER flies a widebody aircraft between Asia and Europe two days a week, transporting 33 metric tons at a time.
Moving into a new dimension
2021 was an exceptional year in every respect. DACHSER recorded a strong growth spurt and increased its revenue to EUR 7.1 billion - equivalent to an increase of 26 percent. This has taken the logistics service provider to new heights. But the challenges DACHSER and the entire logistics industry are facing in 2022 are also big. Thoughts from DACHSER CEO Burkhard Eling.
His winning ways
Timon Jöhnke has limited mobility, but he has never let that slow him down. The logistics specialist feels that DACHSER is where he belongs.
DACHSER expands its LCL network portfolio in sea freight
DACHSER has been offering additional routes between Scandinavia and China since March 2022. The logistics provider’s direct LCL service runs once a week from Copenhagen and Gothenburg to Ningbo and Shanghai. Now that there is no more deconsolidation at the transit terminal, turnaround times are shorter, making this service a particularly fast transport option.
Logistics solutions for every taste - Dachser Food Logistics at ProWein 2022
Kempten, April 27, 2022. With the slogan “One logistics solution for every taste,” Dachser Food Logistics will be appearing at ProWein 2022, which will be held in Düsseldorf from May 15 to 17. The world’s leading trade fair for professionals from viticulture, production, gastronomy, and trade will be held again for the first time after a two-year break.
DACHSER creates logistics that adds value by combining its standard services with industry-specific expertise. Jens Wollman, Head of Corporate Solutions, talks to us about established and new industry solutions in the network.
DACHSER appoints Jesper Larsen to lead South East Asia
Larsen has assumed the role of Managing Director Air & Sea Logistics South East Asia effective April 1, 2022. Based in Bangkok, he is responsible for 220 employees in eight locations across Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia, Vietnam and Thailand. He reports to Roman Mueller, Deputy Director Air & Sea Logistics Asia Pacific.
Achieving great things
Alexander Tonn has been COO Road Logistics at DACHSER since January 2021. The 48-year-old is responsible for the operations of the Road Logistics Business Field with its European Logistics and Food Logistics Business Lines. We talked to him about his experiences, network expertise, and personal goals.
Knowing where and how
Shipment tracing and transport management in the Internet of Things: with GPS location tracking using 5G/LPWAN technology and telematics, DACHSER Road Logistics is setting new standards in real-time tracking, arrival-time prediction, and visualization of long-distance groupage shipments.
With its specialization in data network technology and IT infrastructure, the Assmann Group has been benefiting from current demand for fast digital connections. But Dachser’s relationship with the company from Lüdenscheid in western Germany goes way back. For the past 23 years, DACHSER has supported Assmann on its road to success in Germany and Europe.
DACHSER Food Logistics starts up in Belgium
Since the start of April, DACHSER Food Logistics has been represented in Belgium through its own country organization. From now on, it will serve the Belgian food industry from its base in Tournai, a municipality near the French border. The focus is on efficient and reliable export solutions.
Pizza, pasta, and productivity
Transporting food, especially fresh food, across Europe is a key part of how DACHSER Food Logistics serves the Italian market. Short transit times are in particularly high demand.
DACHSER revenue exceeds EUR 7 billion for the first time
2021 was an exceptional year: Increases in volume and high freight rates generated record growth; 78.3 percent jump in air and sea freight
Change of leadership at DACHSER Air & Sea Logistics Southern Europe
After a successful career of more than 44 years in the logistics industry, Federico Camañez is ending his career as Managing Director ASL Southern Europe at DACHSER. Javier Villahermosa, who has successfully managed the Cargoplus division at DACHSER Iberia for the past eight years, will take over the position and responsibility for DACHSER's Air & Sea Logistics in the Southern Europe region. This includes the DACHSER country organizations in Spain, Portugal and Turkey.