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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 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.

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A royal visit

A royal visit

News   •   Mar 22, 2018 10:30 GMT

Panalpina and Dutch authorities gave a Jordanian delegation, headed by His Majesty King Abdullah II, a guided tour of ground-handling operations at Schiphol Amsterdam Airport. The program highlighted Europe’s third largest cargo gateway and an innovative logistics model that works fast even when dealing with fresh produce. Topics covered were inspections, security, customs, speed and efficiency.

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?

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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.

5 articles about perishables that caught our attention in 2017

5 articles about perishables that caught our attention in 2017

Blog posts   •   Jan 25, 2018 09:00 GMT

Last year the world grew hungrier for fresh produce and the industry saw some very interesting trends and developments. Ahead of Fruit Logistica in Berlin, we looked back at the many stories on perishables that were published in 2017 and picked five that caught our attention in particular. Two are about blockchain, two about the cool chain and one, not too surprisingly about Amazon and e-commerce.

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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Panalpina @ Fruit Logistica 2018 in Berlin

Panalpina @ Fruit Logistica 2018 in Berlin

Events   •   Nov 20, 2017 10:08 GMT

You only want the best for your fruits, vegetables and flowers; so do we. This is why the Panalpina Perishables Network provides the best travel experience for fresh produce all the way from farm to shelf, and from field to vase. Save this date: February 7th–9th 2018 and find out more about the Panalpina Perishables Network that makes it all happen. Click here for more details and to register. ...

Feb 07 - Feb 09

Messe Berlin, Berlin, Germany - Stand: Hall 26 / E-10

Panalpina @ PMA Fresh Summit

Events   •   Sep 27, 2017 12:20 GMT

Fresh Summit Convention & Expo is the premier event for the global fresh produce and floral supply chain. With highly recognized speakers, on-trend education, the industry’s best business-building network, and an expo bursting with innovation – Fresh Summit is a bounty of news and stories your audience wants.https://www.pma.com/events/freshsummit/sponsors/current-opportunities

Oct 19 - Oct 21

Ernest N. Morial Convention Center- New Orleans, Louisiana USA - Stand 6256

Panalpina @ Proflora 2017 in Bogotá

Events   •   Sep 27, 2017 12:05 GMT

The trade show Proflora - International Flower Exhibition is hosted at Bogota, Colombia. The tradeshow's frequency is biennial. Corferias is the venue where Proflora is held. The trade show organizers responsible for organisation and management of Proflora are Asociación Colombiana de Exportadores de Flores (Asocolflores), CORFERIAS - Corporación de Ferias y Exposiciones S.A..http://www.p...

Oct 04 - Oct 06

CORFERIAS - Corporación de Ferias y Exposiciones S.A. - North Pavilion - Stand 2820

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

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New perishables facility in Huntsville (AL)

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Truck docking at Brussels Airport

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Brussels Airport: an AD Handling-branded truck docks at the perishables center of Adelantex

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Interfresh delivery van in Amsterdam

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Securing the cold chain

Securing the cold chain

One of three cold rooms of Panalpina's perishables facility at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport

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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 übernimmt Airflo, ein auf Blumen und Gemüse spezialisiertes Speditionsunternehmen, von Dutch Flower Group

Panalpina übernimmt eine Mehrheitsbeteiligung an Airflo, einem Unternehmen in Kenia und den Niederlanden, das auf den Export von Blumen und Gemüse spezialisiert ist. Airflo gehört zur Dutch Flower Group (DFG), dem weltgrössten Händler von Blumen und Pflanzen.

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  • Global Head Specialty Vertical Perishables
  • Panalpina Perishables Network