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Further internationalization for H.Essers via participation in Argentinian Tradelog

Tradelog is an Argentinian logistics service provider specialized in long distance transport for segments like high security products, groupage and food logistics. Tradelog has its headquarters in Buenos Aires. Through sister company Manderley, the company also offers international transport in Chile, Argentina and Bolivia. 

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Unique collaboration between Belgian Red Cross-Flanders (Rode Kruis-Vlaanderen) and H.Essers

Many hospitals, assisted living centres or other healthcare providers still manage their own stocks and transport needs. This requires time and proper organisation. Belgian Red Cross-Flanders lacked the necessary expertise in this respect and therefore embarked on a 5-year collaboration with H.Essers in May 2015.

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Participation for further growth

As a family of entrepreneurs from Limburg, the Essers family is committed to support other ambitious companies to achieve growth and enable their further development. In its investment decisions, the family is looking for an optimal combination of innovation on the one hand and an indirect link to the logistics sector on the other.

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H.Essers is first logistics company in Belgium to attain ISO 39001 certification

Logistics service provider H.Essers is the first logistics company in Belgium to attain certification for the ISO 39001 standard for traffic safety and the second organisation in Belgium, next to the BIVV (Belgian Institute for Traffic Safety). The certification is the culmination of the sustained commitment to road safety that H.Essers has demonstrated in all its activities over the years. Flemish Minister of Mobility Ben Weyts is very enthusiastic about the efforts of H.Essers as he states that ‘companies are necessary partners when it comes to more traffic safety’. 

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SQAS certification for Wilrijk

As a logistics service provider, we are an extension of the chemical-industry supply chain and as a result we wish to meet the quality and safety standards imposed by the industry. We were therefore delighted to attain SQAS certification on 24 and 25 February 2015 with an excellent score of 90 out of 100.

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Connecting to the world

You’ve probably heard the slogan: ‘Limburger en wereldburger’ [a Limburger is a world citizen]. Well, this applies equally to H.Essers. If you missed us these past weeks in Budapest, Eindhoven or Mumbai, you might still meet us in Dubai.

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PLAN-Europe welcomes 3 new partners at once

PLAN-Europe, Pharma Logistics Alliance Network, is the first asset based network in Europe of private owned transport companies specialized in Pharma Logistics. It is proud to announce three new professional pharma partners in the network; Tresserras (ES), Gandon (FR) and Ralu (Balkan).

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Proximus honours its suppliers

During its annual “Supplier day” on 16 October 2014 Proximus honoured its suppliers' best success stories in the categories of Innovation, Sustainability and Quality of Supply. Proximus wants to demonstrate its recognition for their outstanding work. H.Essers was nominated both for the category 'Sustainability' as for the category 'Quality of Supply'.

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PLAN-Europe expands

About a year ago, logistic service providers, H.Essers (Belgium), Bech-Hansen & Studsgaard (Denmark) and Nolan Transport (Ireland) founded PLAN to fulfill the need of an initiative that sets new quality standards in pharma logistics. Today they are proud to welcome a new partner.

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Limburg as logistics hub

In addition to our strong international orientation, we are continuing to strengthen our presence in Limburg.
This regional anchoring is also a deliberate choice. It means that various local and regional companies will also be able to benefit from our growth.

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Business Unit East goes further East

Business Unit East goes further East

From April 2014 on, our Business Unit East will expand its intermodal program from 4 to 5 trains per week between Belgium and Romania. This means 250 intermodal loads weekly, where we both work with 45 ft containers as well as trailers on the train. This will significantly reduce our carbon foot print and has a positive impact on the environment.

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Destination Dubai

Destination Dubai

When you think of going to Dubai, we all think about getting there with a plane. But not us, no… we are driving to Dubai. With a red truck… On December 16  we had a truck leaving Germany with final destination Dubai. The entire trip was done with an H.Essers truck and trailer. The total leadtime of this trip was around 20 days and we covered 6500 kms.

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special Easter egg

A very special Easter egg

There is something going on within the Integrated Chocolate Platform (ICP).
After a first collaboration between ISIS (formerly known as Italo Suisse) and Caluwé Demandé in terms of transport pooling to a number of UK retailers, there is now a second collaboration.

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