Puteaux. 06 October 2021.
Bolloré Logistics’ multi-site certification from Bureau Veritas has been extended
Bolloré Logistics has obtained an extension on its multi-site certification that comprises all the standards relating to workplace safety (ISO 45001:2018), quality management (ISO 9001:2015) and the environment (ISO 14001:2015). More than 420 sites are now covered, including 136 in Africa.
Puteaux. 05 October 2021.
Bolloré Logistics inaugurates its new site in Arnage
On 30 September 2021, Bolloré Logistics inaugurated its new site in Arnage, a few weeks after 95 Bolloré Logistics employees moved into their new agency. Established in the key industrial zone of the Le Mans metropolitan area, these new offices of more than 1,100 m² have an excellent location and visibility, as well as good road access from the south of Le Mans bypass which directly connects to the A.11 and A.28 highways.
Puteaux. 04 October 2021.
The Bolloré Group mobilises its employees for the 6th edition of its Marathon Day solidarity race
The 6th edition of Bolloré Group's solidarity race, Marathon Day, was held this year from 23 to 30 September in a hybrid digital-physical format. Employees from all over the world came together with the same objective: to cover as many kilometres as possible by walking, running, cycling or dancing. In the end, 12,267 participants from 91 countries took up the challenge from all over the world, and together they covered 337,212 kilometres.
Puteaux. 28 September 2021.
Bolloré Transport & Logistics named “best regional cargo logistics provider” at the East Africa Maritime Awards
Bolloré Transport & Logistics has been named the Best Regional Cargo Logistics Provider at the East Africa Maritime Awards held on Friday 17th September at the Sarova Whitesands Hotel, Mombasa. The award seeks to recognize a Logistics Company in the East Africa Region that has demonstrated its ability to consistently contribute to the development and implementation of best practices in Global Supply Chain, to further enhance and develop cross-border commerce while providing end-to-end logistics solutions to their customers
Puteaux. 21 September 2021.
Gustavo Santi appointed Managing Director of Bolloré Logistics Brazil
Bolloré Logistics is pleased to announce the appointment of Gustavo Santi as Managing Director for Brazil. Mr Santi will be responsible for leading the company’s strategy in the country and adapting its services to the needs of the local market. He is also tasked with developing new business opportunities in Brazil.
Cotonou. 16 September 2021.
Benin Terminal reinforces its equipment and acquires two new stackaces
Benin Terminal, which operates the Port of Cotonou's container terminal, commissioned two empty container handlers built by Konecranes, a specialist in lifting equipment, on 1 September 2021. Following their delivery in mid-August, they were installed and the operators trained.
Pteaux. 13 September 2021.
Bolloré Transport & Logistics acquires warehouse space at Nairobi Gate industrial park
Bolloré Transport & Logistics has acquired 5,000Sq.m warehousing space at the Nairobi Gate Industrial Park in Nairobi to accommodate it’s expanding Supply Chain activities. The highly flexible ultra-modern warehouse allows Bolloré Transport & Logistics to accommodate the expanding requirements of its Contract Logistics clientele from the FMCG and Beverage industries.
Puteaux. 09 September 2021.
A medicine scholarship granted to the Top student of the 2021 science Baccalaureate in Gabon
For the first edition of the national contest for the highest-ranking students organised on 7th September 2021 in Libreville, Bolloré Transport & Logistics Gabon granted a scholarship to Kamil Alix Maël Bignoumba Boukinda, top student of the 2021 science baccalaureate in Gabon.
Puteaux. 02 September 2021.
Moroni Terminal trains its employees to drive reach stackers to reinforce its operational capacities
From 4 to 24 June 2021, Moroni Terminal, a subsidiary of Bolloré Ports, with the assistance of the Pan-African Port Training Centre (CFPP) of Bolloré Transport & Logistics, organised a training session on driving reach stackers for several of its employees. Thaourati Youssouf, who is one of the ten people trained, is the first woman within Moroni Terminal to obtain this position.
Puteaux. 19 August 2021.
Rémi Ayikoué Amavi, appointed as the new Managing Director of Bolloré Transport & Logistics Mali
Since 1 August 2021, Rémi Ayikoué Amavi is the new Managing Director of Bolloré Transport & Logistics Mali. He succeeds Éric Dupuis, who has retired after 29 years with the Bolloré Group.
Puteaux. 13 August 2021.
Éric Kalala Nsantu, new Chief Executive Officer of Bolloré Transport & Logistics DRC
Éric Kalala Nsantu is the new Chief Executive Officer of Bolloré Transport & Logistics in the DRC. Having been Managing Director of the Congolese subsidiary since 2019, he now succeeds François Kaniki, who was Chair of the Board of Directors at Bolloré Transport & Logistics for more than ten years.
Puteaux. 11 August 2021.
Bolloré joins the VIVE Programme in commitment to sustainability in east Africa
Building on a 25-year relationship, Bolloré Transport & Logistics and supply chain services company Czarnikow are collaborating to support Bolloré Transport & Logistics’ sustainable development in East Africa, through the VIVE Sustainable Supply Programme.
Puteaux. 04 August 2021.
Ahmat Abdelkerim is appointed managing director of Bolloré Transport & Logistics horn of Africa cluster
Since July 2021, Ahmat Abdelkerim is the Managing Director of the Bolloré Transport & Logistics Horn of Africa cluster. He will be managing the business activities in three countries: Djibouti, Ethiopia and Eritrea. He has taken over from Patrick Gerenthon, who has moved on to perform other duties within Bolloré Transport & Logistics.
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.