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Norbert Dentressangle joins forces with Danone to provide fresh product logistics in Russia

Author: AJOT | Jul 09 2013 at 08:00 PM | Category: Transport Intermediaries  

Norbert Dentressangle has entered into a 50/50 Joint Venture with the Danone Group to offer temperature-controlled logistics and transport of fresh products across Russia.

The new company, which will benefit from Norbert Dentressangle’s logistics and transport expertise and experience, will be responsible for the distribution of Danone’s dairy products within Russia and aims to improve productivity and service levels. In addition, the JV will also offer its full range of logistics services to manufacturers and distributors right across Russia.

With an estimated annual turnover of approximately €60M, the company will employ 300 people.

This new venture allows Norbert Dentressangle to extend its temperature-controlled logistics activities into a new growth market and establish a solid foundation for the future development of its Russian logistics and transport activities.