IJS Global and H.Essers announce new strategic partnership

IJS Global and H.Essers announce new strategic partnership 

Global forwarder IJS Global is teaming up with Brussels-based logistics provider H.Essers

Amsterdam, the Netherlands, Thursday 22nd January 2015 – Leading logistics provider IJS Global has teamed up with H.Essers as part of on-going development plans.

The agreement strengthens IJS Global’s transportation services between Belgium and the Group’s worldwide offices and partners.

“We are delighted to be partnering with H.Essers, which has a strong position in the Belgian market,” said Sjoerd van Loon, President and CEO, IJS Global.

“We believe this new partnership represents an important opportunity for IJS Global and its partners.”

IJS Global has a worldwide logistics network of fully owned and exclusive agent partnerships across 77 countries, and has recently opened a state-of-the-art pharmaceutical warehouse facility at Frankfurt Airport, Germany.

Headquartered in Genk, Belgium, with a further subsidiary in Romania, H.Essers is one of Europe’s leading independent full service providers for international road transport and logistics services.

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About IJS Global

IJS Global, founded in 2004, is a logistics solutions provider offering freight forwarding services and supply chain solutions to customers worldwide. Headquartered in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, IJS Global tailors services for the high tech and electronics, consumer goods, aerospace, defence, off shore & spares industries and has extensive experience & expertise in the healthcare sector. IJS Global’s new 24-hour pharma warehouse facility at Frankfurt Airport in Germany has both passive and active chambers as well as an x-ray machine within its temperature-controlled area. IJS Global’s Time Critical Solutions offer on board courier services as well as charters, next flight out and dedicated road transport solutions.

For more information visit their website at www.ijsglobal.com

About H.Essers

H.Essers is a premium logistics provider that offers customized and integrated transportation and logistics solutions across Europe. The company was founded in 1928 by Henri Essers and has since become one of the leading companies in Europe within major transport and logistics sectors such as chemicals, pharmaceuticals, healthcare and high-quality products. H.Essers has a fleet of 1250 trucks and 2700 trailers, with a warehouse capacity of approximately 880,000 square meters.

For more information visit there website at www.essers.com.