Rhenus Logistics UK, one of Britain’s leading freight forwarders, has announced a new partnership with groupage specialist Intertrans. The relationship sees the launch of Rhenus’ latest direct overland route from the UK to Greece. Following confirmed partnership agreements with Transdanubia and Milsped, the deal will see Rhenus further expand its major market share in Europe.
Intertrans, one of Greece’s major freight forwarders, will support Rhenus by offering its customers a highly flexible logistics service adapting to the changing market needs. With use of its modern fleet, Intertrans provides a wide range of additional services. The business currently has hubs operating in Athens, Athens’ Piraeus port and Thessaloniki, handling more than 25,000 shipments a year. The relationship will allow Rhenus to offer a reverse logistics solution covering the mainland and islands.
Gary Dodsworth, director at Rhenus, said: “We are thrilled to announce our new contract with Intertrans which is now fully operational. We’re looking forward to working with an organisation that shares our values and vision for the future of European logistics. We hope to continue increasing our network across Southern Europe offering a guaranteed specialised solution.”
Encompassing rail, road, air and sea, Rhenus Logistics has more than 75 years’ experience in freight forwarding. Like all other routes from the UK, Rhenus is providing a fully comprehensive package to manufacturing exporters to Greece; offering a wide range of additional services such as express shipment, temperature controlled transportation and groupage options for both full and part loads. Rhenus specialises in meeting its clients’ needs with a proactive approach that ensures an efficient supply chain is maintained.