Follow Panalpina

Tags

Major Move

Perishables Network

Digitalization

Panalpina 46 Air Freight 43 Logistics 32 Ocean Freight 30 Stefan Karlen 23 2017 23 Investor Relations 19 CEO 18 2015 18 2016 15 Peter Ulber 14 Results 14 Europe 12 Chief Executive Officer 10 Charter Network 9 Manufacturing 9 Perishables Network 9 Africa 9 Robert Erni 9 Digitalization 8 Airports 8 Expansion 7 Growth 7 Annual General Meeting 7 MEAC 6 China 6 Technology 6 Healthcare 6 Oil and Gas 5 Appointments 5 Logistics Manufacturing Services 5 CO2 5 USA 5 Mike Wilson 5 Sustainability 5 Chief Financial Officer 5 Innovation 5 End-to-End 5 CFO 4 Projects 4 People 4 Karl Weyeneth 4 Kenya 4 Ralf Morawietz 4 Circular Economy 4 Corporate Social Responsibility 4 Supply Chain 4 Chief Information Officer 4 Acquisition 4 IT 4 Carbon Disclosure Project 4 Digital Transformation 4 Inventories 4 Singapore 4 Dubai 4 Board of Directors 4 Dividend 3 Chairman 3 CSR 3 UNICEF 3 UN Climate Talks 3 Emissions 3 3D printing 3 Air Connection 3 Shanghai 3 Environment 3 Cardiff University 3 2018 3 Perishables 3 Annual Report 3 Paris 3 Americas 3 CDP 3 Switzerland 3 Multimodal 3 Relief 3 Overland 3 Data 3 Telecom 3 Germany 3 Additive Manufacturing 3 Fashion 3 Last Mile 3 QHSE 3 Rudolf W. Hug 3 Executive Board 3 Partnership 3 Information Technology 3 Nairobi 3 Afifi 2 Charter 2 Argentina 2 Egypt 2 Research 2 Hong Kong 2 Donation 2 Burundi 2 Panama 2 Climate Change 2 Sudan 2 GRI 2 Alexandria 2 Brazil 2 Boeing 2 Q1 2 Amsterdam 2 Survey 2 Italy 2 agreement 2 Children 2 UK 2 Sierra Leone 2 Acquisitions 2 Report 2 M&A 2 India 2 Belgium 2 Global Reporting Initiative 2 2014 2 Quality 2 Cargo 2 customs 2 Energy Solutions 2 Capacity 2 sao paulo 2 Netherlands 2 exports 2 Facilities 2 Visibility 2 Consolidation 2 gateways 2 Brussels 2 Freighter 2 First Quarter 2 Central African Republic 2 Digital Manufacturing 2 atlas air 2 acmi 2 Huntsville 2 Full-Year 2 pangreen 2 Airflo 2 Temperature-controlled 2 Andy Weber 2 peter triebel 2 lindsay zingg 2 Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change 2 scheduled charters 2 Lucas Kuehner 2 Transit Time 2 Alain Dejalle 2 Operations Transformation Program 2 Cardiff Business School 2 Half-year 2 Distributed Manufacturing 2 Nine Months 2 Energy and Project Solutions 2 Dirk Reich 2 Roger Schmid 2 uae 1 LMS 1 Milestone 1 q3 1 Global Warming 1 natural gas 1 Less than Container Load 1 Supply Chain Solutions 1 reports 1 Spare Parts 1 Shippers 1 real-time 1 components 1 Asia-Pacific 1 Assembly 1 Morocco 1 mining 1 un global compact 1 Clas Thorell 1 Nhava Sheva 1 Lyon 1 Engineering 1 vegetables 1 Machinery 1 Carrier 1 United Kingdom 1 La Spezia 1 Flowers 1 Trends 1 Heavy-lift 1 Compensation 1 Nigeria 1 Trucking 1 Score 1 Joint Venture 1 Cost-effective 1 emerging markets 1 Repair 1 FY 2015 1 suppliers 1 Ports 1 Discharge 1 Dividend Payment Day 1 cairo 1 Cardiff 1 Full Year 1 coo 1 Asia 1 Lisbon 1 redesign 1 Warehouses 1 Airport 1 Charters 1 Aris Syntetos 1 Road 1 South America 1 Production 1 Corporate Responsibility 1 Cambodia 1 Adelantex 1 Asia Pacific 1 Agriculture 1 laptops 1 Bruno Jacques 1 Transport Engineering 1 Partnerships 1 Rail 1 Design 1 Luxembourg 1 plants 1 roses 1 Shapeways 1 United Arab Emirates 1 G4 1 south east asia 1 Peter Weijmarshausen 1 Tools 1 GHG 1 Targets 1 Reverse Logistics 1 order fulfillment 1 High-Tech 1 disposal 1 dutch 1 azerbaijan 1 Carriers 1 AD Handling 1 Odense 1 Construction 1 refurbishment 1 cash flow 1 baku 1 wms 1 Processes 1 Frankfurt 1 Science 1 cool 1 working capital 1 Humanitarian Aid 1 APAC 1 Aarhus 1 Greenhouse Gas 1 Consumer and Retail 1 returns 1 IBA 1 Supply Chains 1 Al Rushaid 1 Inventory 1 Shipments 1 CCO 1 N'Djamera 1 mobile networks 1 Mombasa 1 Liege Airport 1 documentation 1 Health 1 South Sudan 1 Heavy Lift 1 Personalization 1 Schiphol 1 vacuum 1 Solutions 1 Customization 1 Inventory Optimization 1 Event 1 yangon 1 Warehouse Management System 1 Basel 1 Resources 1 Near-Shoring 1 ebola 1 LCL 1 Smart Devices 1 Corporate Sustainability Report 1 Newtown 1 Saudi Aramco 1 Subcontractors 1 Ericsson 1 Science Based Targets 1 Senior Management 1 refineries 1 world resources institute 1 Application 1 Outsize 1 Lead Time 1 Sectoral Decarbonization Approach 1 pudong 1 Lean 1 port said 1 ground control 1 Saudi-Arabia 1 Digitization 1 3DP 1 Copenhagen 1 growers 1 skd 1 Modernization 1 JDA 1 failure analysis 1 Remanufacturing 1 Integrated Management Report 1 Asset Velocity 1 Network 1 Automotive 1 Portugal 1 747-8F 1 747-400F 1 Christmas 1 Oliver Conzelmann 1 vietnam 1 Major Move 1 BiTA 1 Presentation 1 Mass Personalization 1 Newport Cargo 1 IT Center of Excellence 1 dutch flower group 1 aalsmeer 1 jomo kenyatta 1 Communities 1 Cool Chain 1 kenyan 1 Manjit Brar 1 Retail 1 Carelog 1 myanmar 1 customs brokerage 1 Suez Canal 1 sokhna 1 silk way west airlines 1 Freighters 1 caspian star 1 panda star 1 products 1 Lars Engbo 1 sustainserv 1 Blockchain 1 corporate social resonsibility 1 bujumbura 1 Events 1 postponement 1 supply center 1 Dubai South 1 anthonie verploegh 1 configure to order 1 London 1 science-based emissions targets 1 science based target initiative 1 global environment day 1 Volker Boehringer 1 Thailand 1 thorsten harenberg 1 gas terminals 1 Japan 1 value-added logistics services 1 spread logistics 1 return materials 1 repackaging 1 mainland china 1 re-import 1 consumer markets 1 return materials authorization 1 spencer edmonds 1 Transport 1 jennifer wang 1 product life cycle 1 main deck 1 Panprojects Carrier 1 Viracopos 1 Brazil Wings 1 roberto schiavone 1 Customs Clearance 1 road feeder services 1 Marine Chartering 1 matthias frey 1 Regional CEO 1 Demand-driven Inventory Dispositioning 1 Third-Party Logistics Provider 1 Product Life Cycles 1 SAP Transportation Management 1 Michel Dubois 1 Go-live 1 Erik Hutter 1 Hans Elmegaard 1 Cardiff School of Engineering 1 Conrad Archer 1 Colin Wells 1 Chief Transformation Officer 1 wwf 1 minerals 1 Water 1 laos 1 Strategy 1 q2 1 Denmark 1 Russia 1 Chief Operating Officer 1 infrastructure 1 Canada 1 Ernst Göhner Stiftung 1 Consolidated Financial Statements 1 Outlook 1 Crisis 1 Customers 1 mobile phones 1 Electricity 1 Chicago 1 Buenos Aires 1 Climate 1 Global Sustainable Action Day 1 flight 1 France 1 Mexico 1 Lindsay Zing 1 Malnutrition 1 Trade 1 power plants 1 retailers 1 Aid 1 Employees 1 Agents 1 Software 1 warranty 1 Reuse 1 alliance 1 Screening 1 Productivity 1 Reduction Targets 1 new office 1 Science Based Targets Initiative 1 sanctions 1 Middle East 1 Paper 1 Frequency 1 Progress 1 Pharmaceuticals 1 Environmental Impact 1 KPMG 1 Customer Service 1 Consumer Electronics 1 Show all tags
Panalpina’s expansion of the Perishables Network continues in Argentina

Panalpina’s expansion of the Perishables Network continues in Argentina

Press Releases   •   Jun 13, 2018 17:05 GMT

Panalpina continues to expand its global Perishables Network in South America. The international freight forwarding and logistics company is to acquire Newport Cargo S.A., Argentina’s air freight market leader and perishables specialist. The acquisition is geared towards end-to-end solutions for perishables and will increase Panalpina’s foothold in Argentina and neighboring countries.

Panalpina joins Blockchain in Transport Alliance – BiTA

Panalpina joins Blockchain in Transport Alliance – BiTA

Press Releases   •   May 22, 2018 12:00 GMT

Panalpina has joined the Blockchain in Transport Alliance (BiTA), a forum of leading tech and transportation companies for the development and implementation of blockchain standards in the freight industry. The company sees many advantages of blockchain technology for freight forwarding and logistics operations in general, but also for specific areas such as perishables in particular.

Panalpina improves profitability

Panalpina improves profitability

Press Releases   •   Apr 19, 2018 05:00 GMT

In the first three months of 2018, international freight forwarding and logistics company Panalpina improved profitability compared to the same period of last year. Panalpina reported an EBIT of CHF 24.4 million (YTD 2017: CHF 16.4 million) and a consolidated profit of CHF 16.6 million (YTD 2017: CHF 12.4 million).

Panalpina publishes second integrated management report

Panalpina publishes second integrated management report

Press Releases   •   Mar 21, 2018 15:30 GMT

Panalpina has published its second integrated management report, summarizing the company’s activities during 2017 in terms of business performance and sustainability.

Panalpina reports record year in Air Freight

Panalpina reports record year in Air Freight

Press Releases   •   Mar 07, 2018 06:00 GMT

Panalpina ended the year 2017 with strong Air Freight volumes and margins, while in the fourth quarter margin pressure continued to impact the financial results in Ocean Freight. For the full year, Panalpina’s reported EBIT increased from CHF 82.0 million to CHF 103.3 million and the reported consolidated profit increased from CHF 52.3 million to CHF 57.5 million.

Panalpina and Saudi conglomerate Al Rushaid agree to joint venture

Panalpina and Saudi conglomerate Al Rushaid agree to joint venture

Press Releases   •   Dec 21, 2017 12:00 GMT

Al Rushaid is one of Saudi Aramco’s main suppliers and a large Saudi conglomerate which provides services through partnerships in many different industries including oil and gas, manufacturing and construction. Pending regulatory approval, Panalpina will be tasked with managing the logistical aspects of Al Rushaid’s subsidiaries and joint ventures.

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 donates UNICEF relief flight to Africa for the fifth time

Panalpina donates UNICEF relief flight to Africa for the fifth time

Press Releases   •   Dec 18, 2017 08:30 GMT

​Panalpina once again assisted UNICEF by flying relief aid to Africa, this time to help children suffering in South Sudan. The country’s humanitarian crisis is a culmination of years of civil war compounded by famine and disease. A Panalpina chartered cargo aircraft landed in neighboring Uganda, carrying nearly 80 tons of supplies.

Panalpina centralizes and expands Global Supply Chain Solutions offering

Panalpina centralizes and expands Global Supply Chain Solutions offering

Press Releases   •   Dec 13, 2017 13:45 GMT

As part of its growth strategy, Panalpina has centralized its Supply Chain Solutions offering with plans to expand the existing team of experts and further invest in technology and infrastructure. Panalpina’s customers from across multiple industries will benefit from solutions that manage their supply chains from end-to-end and offer greater flexibility, customization, and visibility.

Group profitability continues to increase in 2017

Group profitability continues to increase in 2017

Press Releases   •   Oct 19, 2017 05:00 GMT

In the first nine months of 2017, Panalpina grew volumes in both Air and Ocean Freight compared to the same period of last year. As the year progressed, group gross profit as well as EBIT increased with every quarter. Year-on-year, Panalpina’s reported EBIT increased from CHF 67.5 million to CHF 72.1 million and the reported consolidated profit increased from CHF 46.5 million to CHF 48.4 million.

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.

Increased volumes and higher reported profits

Increased volumes and higher reported profits

Press Releases   •   Jul 20, 2017 05:00 GMT

Panalpina recorded robust volume growth in both Air and Ocean Freight in the first half-year of 2017. As higher freight rates and margin pressure persisted, Panalpina increased its reported EBIT from 34.7 million (adjusted half-year 2016: CHF 60.8 million) to CHF 42.0 million and the reported consolidated profit from CHF 21.8 million (adjusted HY 2016: 47.9 million) to CHF 29.9 million.

Panalpina rolls out new IT platform in Germany

Panalpina rolls out new IT platform in Germany

Press Releases   •   Jun 12, 2017 15:45 GMT

Panalpina continues to upgrade its new operational IT platform and is in the middle of its roll-out in Germany. Ocean Freight is currently the prime focus and will be followed by Air Freight. Germany is already handling the highest number of transactions on the new platform. Panalpina’s new transport management system will secure significant operational benefits.

Panalpina expands footprint in Denmark

Panalpina expands footprint in Denmark

Press Releases   •   May 03, 2017 05:00 GMT

As part of its global growth strategy, Panalpina has acquired Carelog, a Danish freight forwarding and logistics company with a strong foothold in ocean freight and roots in the western part of Denmark. Carelog and Panalpina complement each other ideally in terms of geography, product strengths and customer mix.

Panalpina to acquire Kenyan freight forwarder specialized in perishables

Panalpina to acquire Kenyan freight forwarder specialized in perishables

Press Releases   •   May 02, 2017 20:30 GMT

International freight forwarding and logistics company Panalpina is to acquire Air Connection, a Kenya-based forwarder specialized in the export of flowers and vegetables. The move comes after Panalpina’s acquisition of Airflo in Kenya in 2016 and only two weeks after the company formally announced the launch of its global Perishables Network.

Panalpina reports higher volumes as margins remained under pressure

Panalpina reports higher volumes as margins remained under pressure

Press Releases   •   Apr 21, 2017 05:00 GMT

Financial results for the first quarter 2017 came in below the previous-year period for Panalpina. The company reported an EBIT of CHF 16.4 million (Q1 2016: CHF 24.0 million) and a consolidated profit of CHF 12.4 million (Q1 2016: CHF 17.3 million). Panalpina outperformed the air and ocean freight markets in terms of volume growth as margins remained under pressure.

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.

Panalpina publishes integrated management report

Panalpina publishes integrated management report

Press Releases   •   Mar 16, 2017 16:30 GMT

Panalpina has published its first integrated management report, summarizing the company’s activities during 2016 in terms of business performance as well as sustainability.

 Panalpina opens new logistics manufacturing hub in Dubai South

Panalpina opens new logistics manufacturing hub in Dubai South

Press Releases   •   Mar 15, 2017 13:15 GMT

Today, in the presence of His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Panalpina CEO Stefan Karlen officially opened the company’s new logistics manufacturing center in Dubai South. The 40,000 m2 facility will support circular supply chains and enable Panalpina to grow its logistics and freight forwarding business in the Middle East, Africa and CIS (MEAC) region.