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.
Puteaux. 12 May 2021.
Bolloré Logistics commits to preserving biodiversity together with Act4nature France
On 19 March 2021, Bolloré Logistics was recognised as a “Company committed to nature” by Act4nature France*. Bolloré Logistics joined the initiative in September 2020, and its individual commitment file for 2025 has been approved. It is based on Bolloré Logistics’ commitments to biodiversity and a committed plan deployed at its sites in mainland France and in the overseas departments and territories.
Kinshasa. 11 May 2021.
Multimodal logistics solutions for the agricultural sector in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Bolloré Transport & Logistics in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (BTLDRC) is ensuring transport operations by road for the country’s agricultural sector. The company is promoting multimodal solutions for supplying the DRC with inputs and shipping agricultural products.
Kribi. 10 May 2021.
Five new yard gantries reinforce volume growth at the Port of Kribi
Kribi Conteneurs Terminal (KCT) received five new yard gantries on 10 May 2021. With a 50-tonne lifting capacity, the new equipment will further boost the growth in traffic at the Port of Kribi. In 2020, KCT posted a 56.27% increase in handling volumes.
Puteaux. 06 May 2021.
Bolloré Logistics to participate in the China Beauty Expo in Shanghai
Bolloré Logistics will be participating in the China Beauty Expo that will be held from 12 to 14 May 2021 in Shanghai, China. The China Beauty Expo (CBE) is a professional beauty event, recognised in China as a key business platform to develop beauty, health and wellness products. Bolloré Logistics will take this opportunity to present its latest transport and logistics solutions for the cosmetics industry including EASYorder, its new integrated service for B2B customer order management.
Puteaux. 30 April 2021.
Bolloré Logistics to attend the first edition of the China International Consumer Products Expo
Bolloré Logistics will be present at the first international consumer products exhibition in China (Hainan Expo), to be held from 7-10 May 2021 in Hainan, China. The expo, co-sponsored by the Ministry of Commerce and the People’s Government of Hainan Province, will bring together companies from several key sectors (fashion, jewellery, automotive, consumer electronics, cosmetics, and more). It will also be an opportunity for Bolloré Logistics to present and showcase its expertise in transport and logistics for consumer products.
Puteaux. 29 April 2021.
Bolloré Logistics announces the establishment of its largest logistics centre in Europe dedicated to the pharmaceutical industry at Strasbourg Airport
Bolloré Logistics and Strasbourg Airport today announced the launch of a major real estate project: the construction of a logistics centre dedicated to the pharmaceutical industry on the Skyparc, Strasbourg Airport’s business park.