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The Highest Quality Warehouse Logistics

The Highest Quality Warehouse Logistics

Press releases   •   Dec 14, 2015 14:59 CET

DSV Poland wins the special award for the Highest Quality Warehouse Logistics

Panalpina flies UNICEF relief to Burundi

Panalpina flies UNICEF relief to Burundi

Press releases   •   Nov 27, 2015 12:30 CET

For the third consecutive year, UNICEF and Panalpina have joined forces to fly much-needed relief goods to an African country where a recurring crisis is taking a heavy toll on society and its weakest members: children. In the morning hours, a Panalpina chartered cargo aircraft landed in Burundi with 70 tons of primary medical care goods on board.

Panalpina to acquire Airflo, a specialized freight forwarder for flowers and vegetables, from Dutch Flower Group

Panalpina to acquire Airflo, a specialized freight forwarder for flowers and vegetables, from Dutch Flower Group

Press releases   •   Nov 05, 2015 07:00 CET

Panalpina is to acquire a majority stake in Airflo, a company based in Kenya and the Netherlands specialized in the export handling of flowers and vegetables. Airflo is part of Dutch Flower Group (DFG), the world’s largest flower and plant trader. The acquisition reflects Panalpina’s continued expansion in Africa and its increasing focus on the perishables business.

Panalpina and JDA help customers increase asset velocity

Panalpina and JDA help customers increase asset velocity

Press releases   •   Oct 22, 2015 10:25 CEST

Three years ago, Panalpina announced its intention to deploy a single warehouse management system (WMS) across all of its logistics facilities throughout the world. The roll-out of the RedPrairie – now JDA – WMS is progressing ahead of schedule thanks to Panalpina’s experts in all regions and a specially developed and unique fast deployment model.

Opening trailer workshop no. 5 in 2015

Opening trailer workshop no. 5 in 2015

Press releases   •   Oct 22, 2015 10:24 CEST

Since March this year, DSV Equipment has opened a total of five workshops in Central Europe and Scandinavia. The last one – in Gothenburg, Sweden – opens 2 November.

Panalpina keeps consolidated profit stable

Panalpina keeps consolidated profit stable

Press releases   •   Oct 20, 2015 07:00 CEST

Panalpina achieved a stable consolidated profit of CHF 69.3 million (currency adjusted: CHF 75.8 million or +9.5%) in the first nine months of 2015 as headwinds in oil and gas and a very soft air freight market persisted. Group gross profit decreased 6% to CHF 1,107.3 million (adjusted: CHF 1,177.0 million or 0%), while EBIT decreased 2% to CHF 92.4 million (adjusted: CHF 102.7 million or +9%).

DSV agrees to acquire UTi Worldwide Inc.

DSV agrees to acquire UTi Worldwide Inc.

Press releases   •   Oct 09, 2015 08:35 CEST

The DSV Group ("DSV") today signed an agreement to acquire US based UTi Worldwide Inc. (”UTi”). UTi is a global, supply chain services and logistics company with revenue of USD 3.9 billion and 21,000 employees in 58 countries. The combined company will be one of the world's strongest transport and logistics networks.

DSV's new super centre in Germany officially inaugurated

DSV's new super centre in Germany officially inaugurated

Press releases   •   Sep 25, 2015 10:47 CEST

DSV Krefeld is home to all three divisions in a very central location in the North Rhine-Westphalia area, close to the A57 Motorway, Düsseldorf Airport as well as the Belgian and Dutch borders. The new site replaces the former DSV locations in Düsseldorf, Duisburg, Neuss, Nettetal and Willich.

To Cuba or not to Cuba

To Cuba or not to Cuba

Press releases   •   Sep 18, 2015 14:19 CEST

How DSV navigates and operates in a world of restricted countries and embargoes

To Mumbai with love

To Mumbai with love

Press releases   •   Sep 17, 2015 08:54 CEST

In 2006, Martin Roos, Managing Director of DSV Air & Sea India & Bangladesh, moved to Mumbai as part of a team to establish DSV in India.

Panalpina moves into Myanmar

Panalpina moves into Myanmar

Press releases   •   Sep 15, 2015 15:30 CEST

A new era is dawning in Myanmar after the establishment of a civilian government in 2011. At the crossroads between India, China and South East Asia, the country is starting to invest in infrastructure and realize its potential. Switzerland-based international freight forwarding and logistics company Panalpina has now opened its own office to provide its services to the up-and-coming economy.

Taking logistics for Arla to the next level

Taking logistics for Arla to the next level

Press releases   •   Sep 03, 2015 09:05 CEST

Last year, the long-lasting road transport cooperation with DSV was extended to also include logistics planning, building and warehouse operation.

I still call Shanghai home: The story of an expat

I still call Shanghai home: The story of an expat

Press releases   •   Aug 11, 2015 10:12 CEST

Rikke Thomsen has been back in Denmark for six months – after six years in Shanghai. Working for DSV was supposed to be a temporary thing. 12 years later; she says she practically has DSV tattooed on her arm.

Panalpina enables circular supply chain with reverse logistics for electronics

Panalpina enables circular supply chain with reverse logistics for electronics

Press releases   •   Jul 28, 2015 09:10 CEST

Panalpina sees reverse logistics as a strategic area for growth. To complement its reverse logistics offering in the technology sector, Panalpina has entered into a strategic alliance with Hong Kong-based company Spread Logistics.

Panalpina reports stable profits in slow market environment

Panalpina reports stable profits in slow market environment

Press releases   •   Jul 23, 2015 07:00 CEST

Panalpina has kept profitability stable in the first half of 2015 despite a challenging environment. While the group’s gross profit decreased 5% (adjusted at constant currency rates: +2%) to CHF 736.1 million, EBIT and consolidated profit remained stable, reaching CHF 60.4 million (+0.4%; adjusted: +7%) and CHF 45.3 million (+3%; adjusted: +10%), respectively.

Panalpina appoints new Executive Board members

Panalpina appoints new Executive Board members

Press releases   •   Jun 05, 2015 18:00 CEST

Panalpina promotes Andy Weber (55) to the position of Chief Operating Officer (COO) as of July 1, 2015. At the same time, the company announces that Ralf Morawietz (48) will assume the position of Chief Information Officer (CIO).

Panalpina acquires its long-time Egyptian agent Afifi

Panalpina acquires its long-time Egyptian agent Afifi

Press releases   •   May 29, 2015 07:00 CEST

Panalpina is to acquire its Egyptian agent Afifi, a highly respected family-owned company specializing in freight forwarding, customs clearance and logistics. The move is an important step in Panalpina’s continued strategic expansion in growth economies, in particular in the Middle East and Africa. Afifi has been Panalpina’s agent in Egypt for the last 20 years.

Annual general meeting 2015 approves all board proposals

Annual general meeting 2015 approves all board proposals

Press releases   •   May 12, 2015 17:30 CEST

At the annual general meeting of Panalpina World Transport (Holding) Ltd., held on May 12, 2015, 68.18% of the share capital was represented. All proposals of the board of directors were approved by a clear majority.

Panalpina adds freighter calls in Baku, Azerbaijan

Panalpina adds freighter calls in Baku, Azerbaijan

Press releases   •   Apr 27, 2015 09:00 CEST

Panalpina is adding calls in Azerbaijan's capital, Baku, as part of its long-term strategy to expand and optimize its controlled air freight network. Scheduled charters that are operated by Silk Way West Airlines and fly between Luxembourg and Shanghai now call in Baku four times per week.

Panalpina delivers stable profitability in first quarter

Panalpina delivers stable profitability in first quarter

Press releases   •   Apr 22, 2015 07:00 CEST

Panalpina increased its operating result and profit in the first quarter of 2015. Consolidated profit increased 10% to CHF 19.6 million while EBIT increased 3% (currency adjusted: +12%) to CHF 25.3 million. Year-on-year, EBIT and conversion rate increased in Ocean Freight as volumes grew by 5% but decreased in Air Freight where volumes only grew slightly by 1%.