Press release - 19-10-2022
Janssen joins forces with logistics divisions of VCK
The combination of Janssen, VCK Logistics Supply Chain Solutions and VCK Logistics Air- and Ocean Freight creates a leading logistics multinational, offering a one-stop shop solution.
Both companies complement each other in offering clients a wide range of logistical services to fully control supply chain processes. The combined offering includes services ranging from (e-commerce) fulfilment services, global air- and ocean freight forwarding, warehousing, distribution, technical services and control tower services (4PL). Combining locations of VCK Logistics Supply Chain Solutions (Netherland and Germany), VCK Logistics Air- and Ocean Freight and Janssen creates a logistics network with strategical location in the Netherlands (Amsterdam, Schiphol airport, Venlo, Rotterdam), Belgium (Antwerp, Brussels), Germany (Hamburg, Duisburg, Düsseldorf, Bielefeld), Switzerland (Zürich) and Vietnam (Ho Chi Minh). This network of logistical hot-spots enables the group to improve efficiency and control in client’s supply chains.
The combined group will be a leading logistics group employing over 800 people with revenues of more than € 350 million. The transaction is supported by Waterland Private Equity Investments and is expected after approval of Dutch and German anti-trust authorities.
Janssen has experienced a strong growth since its founding in 1877 and offers a wide range of logistical solutions, such as distribution, warehousing and fulfilment, air- and ocean freight and technical installation services. Additionally, Janssen offers a software platform which provides e-commerce clients to connect with over 60 parcel delivery carriers in Europe, controlling and coordinating all parcel deliveries.
Please visit www.janssen1877.com for more information.
VCK Logistics Supply Chain Solutions and VCK Logistics Air- and Ocean Freight
VCK has grown from a local Amsterdam freight office to a leading logistics service provider through international acquisitions. State-of-the-art warehousing in the Netherlands, Germany and Switzerland enable VCK to offer clients unique, international warehousing and fulfilment solutions. VCK Logistics Air- and Ocean Freight have a leading position in air- and ocean freight at key locations of Schiphol airport, Düsseldorf airport and Rotterdam.
Please visit www.vcklogistics.com for more information.