Puteaux. 08 July 2021.
Bolloré Logistics obtains multi-site "Distribution Best Practices" certification
Bolloré Logistics has obtained the certificate of conformity for the Distribution Best Practices (Bonnes Pratiques de Distribution (BPD) in French) for the transport of pharmaceutical products following an audit conducted by Bureau Veritas, world leader in certification. No less than 63 sites in each of the geographical areas covered by Bolloré Logistics (Europe, Asia-Pacific, the Americas, the Middle East, South Asia and Africa), strategically positioned at the crossroads of the international pharmaceutical trade, are concerned by this certification.
Puteaux. 07 July 2021.
Rashika Vijayakumar appointed country manager of Bolloré Logistics Qatar
Bolloré Logistics is pleased to announce the appointment of Rashika Vijayakumar as Country Manager of Bolloré Logistics Qatar, replacing Ken Hacquoil-Smith.
Puteaux. 01 July 2021.
Bolloré Logistics launches its "AIRsaf" offer
Bolloré Logistics announces the launch of AIRsaf, a new offer based on the use of SAF or sustainable aviation fuel to offer its customers the best eco-responsible approach to air freight by reducing carbon emissions by up to 80%.
Puteaux. 29 June 2021.
Bolloré Logistics consolidates its position in Fos-sur-Mer
Bolloré Logistics continues to invest in France to improve its logistics and commercial buildings and has announced plans to move its employees at the Fos-sur-Mer branch to a new 4,680 sq. m site. This new property enjoys a strategic location within a 70,000 sq. m logistics hub in the port area of Fos-sur-Mer and the Grand Port Maritime de Marseille, with easy access to the port and railway lines.
Puteaux. 24 June 2021.
Bolloré Logistics Chile inaugurates its new logistics distribution center
In January 2021, Bolloré Logistics Chile inaugurated its new logistics distribution center at the "Bodenor Flex Center", located in the Enea industrial park (Pudahuel community), 5 kilometers from Arturo Merino Benítez International Airport in Santiago de Chile.
Puteaux. 17 June 2021.
Bolloré Logistics appoints new Head of Humain Resources for the Americas
Bolloré Logistics announces today the appointment of Andrea Carrijo to the position of Head of Human Resources for the Americas.
Puteaux. 10 June 2021.
Bolloré Ports launches its "Green Terminal" label
Bolloré Ports, a leading operator of port terminals in Africa, Asia and the Americas, has justlaunched the "Green Terminal" certification process, which aims to reduce the carbon footprint of its activities by using a precise methodology that covers all environmental issues. A first in the port sector, this approach has been validated by Bureau Veritas, one of the world's leading companies in testing, inspection and certification.
Puteaux. 10 June 2021.
Bolloré Logistics wins the EcoVadis platinum rating
On 27 April 2021, Bolloré Logistics was awarded the Platinum medal by EcoVadis after receiving an overall score of 76/100. This top-tier level recognises the company’s structured and proactive efforts in terms of sustainable development, and the score places Bolloré Logistics among the leading transport and logistics players, whose scores are averaged at 42/100. The company now ranks in the top 1% of the best-rated companies according to EcoVadis benchmarks.
Puteaux. 08 June 2021.
Bolloré Logistics Portugal transports 25,000 solar panels for a renewable energy project in East Africa
Bolloré Logistics Portugal has transported more than 25,000 solar panels for the construction of a 7.5 megawatts (MW) renewable energy power plant in Burundi. Carried out in synergy with the Bolloré Logistics teams in Portugal and Burundi, this operation took place in several stages over a period of only four months.
Puteaux. 03 June 2021.
Bolloré Logistics receives TAPA FSR A 2020 certification for its Roissy CDG Hub
On 19 May 2021, Bolloré Logistics obtained the TAPA FSR A 2020 certification (Transported Asset Protection Association – Facility Security Requirements) for its Roissy CDG Hub. This certification, the most demanding available in terms of security, will strengthen the confidence of the Roissy CDG Hub's customers, in particular the major players in the pharmaceutical, luxury goods and defence sectors, as well as all exporters of sensitive or high-value products.
Puteaux. 03 June 2021.
Bolloré Logistics appoints new food & reefer product manager for China
Bolloré Logistics announce the appointment of Julie PIROLA as Food & Reefer Product Manager. This appointment is part of the company’s strategy to grow the Food and Reefer vertical in China. Julie is based in Shanghai and reports directly to Jean-Philippe RETIF, Commercial Director of Bolloré Logistics Greater China.
Puteaux. 01 June 2021.
Nordic company G-Solutions becomes Bolloré Logistics
Bolloré Logistics, ranking among the world’s top 10 in transport and logistics, has taken a significant leap forward in the Nordics with the acquisition of a majority stake in the Swedish company Global Freight Solutions AB and its Finnish affiliate. The freight forwarder G-Solutions which has operated under the Global Freight Solutions AB (G-Solutions) name up to now, will use Bolloré Logistics brand with immediate effect.
Puteaux. 27 May 2021.
2020 review of the Bolloré Group’s international solidarity policy: more than €2.7 million donated to help 10,000 beneficiaries
The Bolloré Group presents the annual review of the philanthropic initiatives carried out, among other actions as part of its Earthtalent by Bolloré programme. By the end of 2020, more than €2.7 million had been collected by the network subsidiaries, and donated to various local charities. A total of 369 social-impact projects were completed in 52 countries, 76% of them on the African continent, reaching more than 10,000 people.
Puteaux. 25 May 2021.
3,600 oxygen concentrators transported to India
On 16 May 2021, Bolloré Logistics India received and delivered 3,600 oxygen concentrators destined for one of India's leading multinational medical technology companies. The company fully chartered a Boeing 747-400 from Hangzhou Airport in China, taking charge of customs formalities, receipt at Delhi Airport and last-mile delivery to the customer’s warehouse. Several more shipments will follow in the coming weeks.
Puteaux. 25 May 2021.
Heinemann Americas, Inc. and Bolloré Logistics Announce First North American Partnership
Heinemann Americas, the Florida-based subsidiary of international duty-free company Gebr. Heinemann, and Bolloré Logistics, a global leader in international transport and logistics, announced their first-ever partnership in the Americas.