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Acquisition SNEL Shared Logistics by Vos Logistics finalized

Acquisition SNEL Shared Logistics by Vos Logistics finalized

 

  • Strengthening of market position through growth in distribution, warehousing and cross-docking
  • Further growth in e-commerce fulfilment and home deliveries
  • More efficient use of vehicles and combination of goods flows ensures further progress in sustainability strategy

 

On 6 January, the acquisition of SNEL Shared Logistics by European Logistics Service Provider Vos Logistics was completed. As a result of this acquisition Vos Logistics has one of the largest distribution networks in the Benelux with 65,000 m2 of storage and cross-dock facilities in the heart of the Netherlands. With this, the company strengthens its market position in the field of distribution, warehousing and cross-docking. The acquisition will increase Vos Logistics' storage capacity to 315,000 m2 and its fleet to 1,400 tractor units.

Toine van Gils, Managing Director Vos Logistics Solutions: "The acquisition is a confirmation of our good cooperation that has been lasting for many years. The cultures of both companies fit well together and we are complimentary in our services. This will certainly help us with the integration."

Peter de Vries, Director SNEL Shared Logistics, is pleased with the positive reactions he received in recent weeks from customers, staff and other parties about the merger with Vos Logistics. "In combination, we can grow better with our customers and take faster steps in the field of innovation and sustainability.”