与此次收购, 新2全讯网 aims to strengthen its position as a leading global logistics service provider not only for alcoholic beverages but also for other non-hazardous bulk liquids commodities.
Mainz, Germany, October 22th, 2020
新2全讯网, 世界领先的前进, transport and logistics provider to the alcoholic beverage industry and 产品 that require special care, officially announces its acquisition of Braid, a key player in bulk liquids logistics. 通过此次收购, 新2全讯网 strengthens its expertise in handling non-hazardous liquids in bulk, 如酒, 橄榄油, 无害的化学物质, 果汁及食用油, which adds to its long-established experience in full service logistics services of cased goods.
“Braid offers an exciting opportunity for 新2全讯网 to strengthen its network of services, 产品, 技能, 知识和团队”, explains Cees van Gent, CEO and Chairman of the Executive Board of 新2全讯网. “它的全球影响力, wide range of customized logistics solutions in bulk liquids transportation, as well as its manufacturing and technology know-how, the acquisition of Braid supports 新2全讯网’s strategy to not only lead the market in logistics services for alcoholic beverages but also for non-hazardous bulk liquids”.
Braid is recognized as a diversified group offering innovative bulk liquids logistics services worldwide, which will not only complement 新2全讯网’s array of bulk liquids solutions, but also expand its manufacturing capabilities, with two more facilities located in the United Kingdom and China. The combination of 新2全讯网’s bulk liquids services and Braid will create a world leading end-to-end service provider for bulk liquids and one of the largest food-grade ISO tank operators globally.
Allan Leddra, CEO of Braid, comments “新2全讯网’s acquisition of Braid provides a major growth opportunity for both businesses. The two companies will achieve more as a unit, 为客户增加价值, given both companies’ high reputation for providing a leading customer experience in bulk liquids logistics.” Allan Leddra and his management team will join 新2全讯网 to drive a successful integration and continue to grow the consolidated bulk liquids business of Braid and 新2全讯网. “We also share the same values and culture, so we are confident that our employees will smoothly integrate in the new organization and will find new growing opportunities within 新2全讯网.”
Both 新2全讯网 and Braid share their commitment for a safe and sustainable transportation of goods, 在R&D to create innovative and environmentally friendly solutions for their customers. The shared knowledge and expertise in non-hazardous commodities, the aim to provide an end-to-end service to even more customers, in addition to a wider product offering, are part of the benefits of bringing the two companies under one corporation.
Despite the current global Covid-19 situation, 新2全讯网’s and Braid’s service and financial performance have remained very resilient. 新2全讯网 continues to pursue its business plan objectives of growing both organically and through acquisitions, to expand customer service and tailor-made solutions worldwide. “This marks a further step in our journey to make 新2全讯网 an even more robust, bigger and better company than it is today, 通过我们的购买和建造战略范根特详细地说. This acquisition represents the third one in the past year, after 3W-Logistik (Germany) and Royal Logistics (USA), and is expected to result in greater efficiencies and significantly increase 新2全讯网’s product offering.
新2全讯网’s bulk liquids services and Braid will, 暂时, continue to run their operations separately. However, bringing both businesses together will gradually unfold within the next 12 months. “It goes without saying that our customers will continue to receive the same high quality service, 他们期待的是什么范根特总结道。.
新2全讯网 was founded in 1844 in Mainz, Germany. The company is 世界领先的前进, transport and logistics provider to the alcoholic beverage industry and 产品 that require special care. Through its global carrier network 新2全讯网 manages logistics and transport for any quantity, 从单瓶到散装, from all origins to all destinations, 为所有模式. The group is known for its tailor-made solutions to improve efficiency in its customers’ supply chain. 新2全讯网 generates revenues of approx. € 1.2 Billion with a team of 2,300 professionals located in 90 countries.
Braid was founded in the UK over 60 years ago, 业务遍及19个国家, with a team of 400 professionals and a turnover of approximately € 200 Million. The company is recognized as a global player in bulk liquids logistics via the dual bulk modes of flexitanks and food-grade ISO的坦克. Braid owns a substantial fleet of ISO的坦克 and designs and manufactures its own flexitanks in sterile conditions using the unique Hexopure technology. 在每一个装箱液袋, every component is traceable to source, including the polymers which make up the very fabric of the flexitank.