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Panalpina expands Perishables Network into Belgium

Panalpina expands Perishables Network into Belgium

Press Releases   •   Dec 19, 2017 06:00 GMT

Panalpina is to acquire the Belgian companies Adelantex and AD Handling, specialized in the handling of perishables imports in Brussels, Liège and Ostend. The move follows similar acquisitions in Germany and the Netherlands earlier this year. This latest transaction involving Belgium’s market leader will further strengthen the Panalpina Perishables Network and the company’s end-to-end offering.

Panalpina expands Perishables Network into Germany

Panalpina expands Perishables Network into Germany

Press Releases   •   Sep 29, 2017 05:00 GMT

Panalpina is expanding its Perishables Network into Germany. Panalpina has entered into an agreement with the Cool Chain Group, Germany (CCG), taking over business and a team that is specialized in international air freight and the import of perishables. The deal will further strengthen the Panalpina Perishables Network in Europe and the company’s global end-to-end offering for fresh produce.

Panalpina to acquire Dutch handling agent specialized in perishables

Panalpina to acquire Dutch handling agent specialized in perishables

Press Releases   •   Sep 28, 2017 05:00 GMT

Panalpina is to acquire the Dutch company Interfresh Airfreight Handling. Interfresh specializes in the customs clearance and last-mile distribution of imported perishables from Africa, Asia-Pacific and Latin America. With this acquisition, Panalpina takes another significant step in building its global Perishables Network and offering complete end-to-end solutions on a global scale.

Panalpina Perishables Network launched with ambitious growth plans

Panalpina Perishables Network launched with ambitious growth plans

Press Releases   •   Apr 20, 2017 13:15 GMT

The worldwide transport of perishables constitutes a huge market where Panalpina is aiming to become the market leader. By 2020 the company aims to be the preferred global supplier of perishables logistics. The success factors for this accelerated push into perishables are the company’s global coverage, dedicated perishables experts in key markets and the unique Panalpina Charter Network.

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Panalpina adds three agents to Perishables Network

Panalpina adds three agents to Perishables Network

News   •   Feb 08, 2018 10:00 GMT

Three long-standing agents of Panalpina are becoming full members of the company’s Perishables Network. During Fruit Logistica in Berlin, Panalpina and the agents Cropa (Guatemala and Honduras), MIT Cargo (Sri Lanka) and TML (Pakistan) have agreed to intensify their cooperation in order to create new end-to-end solutions for customers and expand the perishables business.

Panalpina and e-commerce disruption in perishables

Panalpina and e-commerce disruption in perishables

News   •   Feb 06, 2018 14:15 GMT

An Air Cargo World feature on forwarders and e-commerce in perishables saw Panalpina’s Colin Wells and Quint Wilken elaborate on the state of the sector. Wells said he embraces the Amazon/Whole Foods deal, "because the industry needs changing. Amazon will have their own solution, and therefore we believe that Panalpina will be well-positioned to actually offer solutions to non-Amazon retailers.”

From Mexico with love: frozen guacamole through Huntsville

From Mexico with love: frozen guacamole through Huntsville

News   •   Jan 31, 2018 10:50 GMT

Airlifting 42,000 kg of frozen guacamole from Mexico to the UK in ten shipments over a six-week period might seem odd. Why ship frozen food by air? If the customer was happy with having the product sent over six weeks, wouldn’t a single shipment by ocean be more reasonable?

Mangoes & Co go direct

Mangoes & Co go direct

News   •   Aug 16, 2017 14:45 GMT

In an interview with Air Cargo Week, Panalpina’s Conrad Archer and Colin Wells elaborated on the perishables peak season ahead, rising demand in Asia Pacific and China in particular, the renaissance of fruit and vegetables in Kenya and elsewhere, and Panalpina’s investments. They also addressed the trend of direct shipments and e-commerce, as well as Qatar’s appetite for Kenyan mangoes.

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“The challenges we are facing are common to all irrespective of size”

“The challenges we are facing are common to all irrespective of size”

Blog posts   •   Mar 05, 2018 08:55 GMT

Fruit Logistica 2018 in Berlin is history, but the global appetite for perishables persists. On the first day of the most important exhibition for the international trade of fresh produce, Panalpina’s Colin Wells elaborated on the global trends for the supply and demand of fruits and vegetables. Learn more and don't miss out on the new bonus video!

Superyacht logistics: where the clock ticks faster

Superyacht logistics: where the clock ticks faster

Blog posts   •   Feb 09, 2018 14:25 GMT

Panalpina supports Superyacht Supplies to delivery globally the rarest, most refined and most desirable food and drinks from every corner of the world. Primarily, Panalpina moves perishables, including meat, fish, caviar, dairy, fruits and vegetables, etc. but also dry food, wine and spirits and in fact anything else the yachts request, even bottled water, suntan lotion, and cleaning products.

Perishables: 5 countries that show fresh ambition for exports

Perishables: 5 countries that show fresh ambition for exports

Blog posts   •   Aug 28, 2017 09:00 GMT

We cherish perishables. And so does a growing number of consumers in all corners of the world. Consumers increasingly seek quality fruits, vegetables and other fresh foods like seafood. To meet this rising demand, local producers are stepping in, many of them in places you would not expect. Here are five countries showing a fresh ambition when it comes to exporting produce.

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Asia Fruit Logistica 2017

Asia Fruit Logistica 2017

Events   •   Sep 04, 2017 08:30 GMT

Come and join us for Asia Fruit Logistica 2017 in Hong Kong, where every facet of the international fresh fruit and vegetable supply chain will be in attendance. Make sure to stop by our stand at Hall 5, Booth 5-V26. We look forward to seeing you there.

Sep 06 - Sep 08

Panalpina @ Fruit Attraction 2017 in Madrid

Events   •   Jul 05, 2017 15:00 GMT

International trade show for the fruit and vegetable industry organized by FEPEX (Spanish Federation of Associations of Producers and Exporters of Fruits, Vegetables, Flowers and Live Plants) Fact sheet: http://www.ifema.es/fruitattraction_06/Informacion_general/Fichatecnica/index.htm

Oct 18 - Oct 20

IFEMA - Feria de Madrid - Avda del Partenon, 5 - 28042 Madrid - Spain - Hall 8 - Stand 8A05E

Fruit Logistica

Fruit Logistica

Events   •   Jan 25, 2017 09:30 GMT

Fruit Logistica takes place once per year but fresh products, or perishables, are in demand around the globe, all year long. Panalpina is one of only a few global freight forwarders that are active in the perishables business. Having a global network means we can truly offer end-to-end solutions. Drop by at our stand and let's start a conversation. You'll find us at stand A04 in hall 7.2C.

Feb 08 - Feb 10

Berlin, ExpoCenter City and City Cube, Panalpina stand: A04 in hall 7.2C

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Factsheet – Perishables

Factsheet – Perishables

Documents   •   Jan 31, 2018 10:50 GMT

Fresh products, or perishables, are in demand around the globe, all year long. Success in the perishables industry depends on a logistics provider that can ensure products such as flowers, fruits or fish, are safely and efficiently steered through the cool chain on the way to their final destination. Panalpina aims to be the preferred global supplier of perishables logistics by 2020.

Panalpina dehnt Perishables Network auf Deutschland aus

Panalpina dehnt sein Perishables Network auch auf Deutschland aus. Panalpina ist mit der Cool Chain Group (CCG) eine Vereinbarung eingegangen, wonach das Unternehmen einen Teilbetrieb und ein Team, das auf internationale Luftfracht und den Import von Frischwaren spezialisiert ist, übernehmen soll. Die Transaktion wird das Panalpina Perishables Network in Europa weiter stärken.

Panalpina übernimmt Abfertiger von Frischwaren in den Niederlanden

Panalpina übernimmt das niederländische Unternehmen Interfresh Airfreight Handling. Interfresh ist auf die Zollabfertigung und Zustellung importierter Frischwaren aus Afrika, der Region Asien-Pazifik und aus Lateinamerika spezialisiert. Die Akquisition ist ein weiterer bedeutender Schritt auf dem Weg hin zum globalen Perishables Network und einem weltweiten Angebot für End-to-End-Lösungen.

Ehrgeizige Wachstumspläne für neu lanciertes Panalpina Perishables Network

Der weltweite Transport von Frischwaren stellt einen riesigen Markt dar, in dem Panalpina die Marktführerschaft anstrebt. Bis 2020 beabsichtigt Panalpina die bevorzugte Anbieterin weltweit von Logistiklösungen für leicht verderbliche Waren zu sein, mit kompletten End-to-End-Lösungen für ihre Kunden. Die Erfolgsfaktoren: globale Abdeckung, Experten für Frischwaren und das Panalpina Charter Network.

Contacts 1 hit

  • Global Head Specialty Vertical Perishables
  • Panalpina Perishables Network