Saturday 22nd Oct 2016 - Logistics Manager

Norbert sales up by a quarter

Sales at Norbert Dentressangle have risen 24.9 per cent to 2.6bn euros (£2.26bn) for the first nine months, the company said.

The logistics division saw sales rise 25.8 per cent to 1.16bn euros (£1bn) while transport was up 19.9 per cent to 1.47bn euros (£1.28bn).

Sales in freight forwarding now account for 55m euros (£48m).

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Dentressangle chief François Bertreau said: “With about 30 per cent of the group’s consolidated turnover, the UK market is now the second largest for Norbert Dentressangle. Operations there went well during the last 9 months and the sales pipeline remains strong.”