H.Essers is a premium logistics provider that offers customised and integrated transportation and logistics solutions across Europe. The company was founded in 1928 by Henri Essers and has since become one of the leading companies in Europe within major transport and logistics sectors such as chemicals, pharmaceuticals, healthcare and high-quality products. For the past years the company has experienced a solid expansion, driven by organic growth and a number of strategic acquisitions. In 2014, H.Essers reported a turnover of € 440 million.
With 900,000 m² of warehouse space, a fleet of 1,250 trucks and 2,700 trailers, H.Essers is one of the largest and most successful logistics providers in Europe. The company has over 4.181 employees across 38 offices in 11 countries in Western and Eastern Europe. Along with their headquarters in Genk (Belgium), H.Essers also has a strong presence in Romania.
H.Essers will operate a new central distribution center for Infrax, a premium utility provider in Belgium. The collaboration concept is based upon an integrated supply chain solution, including enhanced warehousing, value adding services, and multi transport types (regular - express - exceptional), for items ranging from MRO material to big reels.
Today H.Essers is an important partner of sportsbrand Nike for international security transports. Both parties believe in a collaborative and sustainable growth and extend their partnership with off-site storage. Therefor H.Essers will develop a new site in Beringen (B), in a partnership with Group Machiels, who will in turn move to a newly acquired premise at the Ford-site in Genk (B).
H.Essers pays a great deal of attention to safety, the environment and quality in relation to logistics processes, people and our planet. This is the responsibility of our EQS department.