GEODIS, L-Acoustics open regional distribution centre in Singapore

GEODIS, a leading global logistics provider, and L-Acoustics, a top name in premium professional sound, have opened a new regional distribution centre in Singapore.

This marks L-Acoustics’ first Asian Pacific distribution centre, demonstrating the manufacturer’s dedication to this strategic and expanding market.

“Our mission is to strengthen our ties with clients, creating a hub from which we can provide ideal support. The new warehouse will enable elevated customer service and faster delivery...

5 teams named Phase Two FLOWIN prize winners

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) last week announced the winners of Phase Two of the FLoating Offshore Wind ReadINess (FLOWIN) Prize. Competing teams began with a proven floating offshore wind energy substructure design and, in Phase One, developed pathways to manufacture their systems for deployment in gigawatt-scale offshore wind farms. Each of the five Phase Two winners receive a cash prize of $450,000 and a $100,000 voucher that can be used for technical support at DOE national...

Irving Shipbuilding selects GEODIS for logistics services for ship construction and repair projects

As part of Halifax-based Irving Shipbuilding Inc.’s (ISI) participation in Canada’s National Shipbuilding Program, a contract to provide inbound logistics services for ship construction and repair projects has been awarded to global logistics company GEODIS.

The contract, which will be managed by GEODIS’ Project Logistics’ team in Canada, with support from the company’s global network of offices, will cover all inbound shipments to ISI facilities in Halifax, Nova Scotia to supply three...

GEODIS launches new Container Freight Station in Singapore

GEODIS, a global transport and logistics services provider, has opened its new Container Freight Station (CFS) in Singapore, which is located within the Keppel DistriPark free trade zone.

The station is expected to serve as an international hub and a key node within the highly secure GEODIS Road Network, which connects major air hubs and seaports in Southeast Asia and China. The new CFS offers a wide range of multimodal options in sea, air, and road transportation.

“With Singapore’s strategic...

GEODIS opens new temperature-controlled warehouse in Germany

Global logistics service provider GEODIS officially put a new 700m² temperature-controlled location, with an integrated cooling area in Rodgau, Germany into operation.

With this opening, the company is proceeding with its strategy of expanding and strengthening its global pharmaceutical network.

With a temperature-controlled warehouse between 15 and 25 °C and an additional cooling area with a temperature range between 2 and 8 °C, the new Pharma Cross Dock is expected to offer optimal conditions...

GEODIS opens new Schiphol-Rijk temperature controlled facility

Global logistics provider GEODIS officially started the operation of its new 5,500 m² site in Schiphol on 6 October providing services to the pharma and healthcare sectors.

According to the company, “this new location is next to the existing site and will expand GEODIS’ footprint in pharma and healthcare, which is already well-established at the logistics operator’s Venlo site with a significant presence in contract logistics for customers in both sectors.”

Moreover, the new Schiphol-Rijk...

GEODIS and Sephora inaugurate new distribution center in Shanghai

GEODIS and Sephora, one of the world’s largest omnichannel prestige beauty retailers, have announced the opening of a distribution centre (DC) in Shanghai’s Minhang District, China.

The 20,000 m² facility’s ceremonial opening was held on 11 October. The centre, which will be managed by GEODIS, will be important in improving Sephora’s customer experience as well as supporting the company’s fast-growing e-commerce operations and sales in its stores across China, according to a statement.


GEODIS appoints new chief strategy officer

GEODIS, a global transportation and logistics company, announced the appointment of Xavier Avrard as chief strategy officer. He will join the Group’s Management Board, which will be chaired by Marie-Christine Lombard, chief executive officer of GEODIS.

Xavier Avrard joined GEODIS as Group Controller in 2014. He was named managing director for Projects Logistics, initially for Africa and later for the WEMEA area, after helping to the purchase of OHL in 2015.

He was appointed senior vice president...

GEODIS Makes Strategic Investments In Asia Expanding Road Network

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Equipped with industry-leading Internet of Things (IoT) security features and infrastructure, the GEODIS Road Network is integrated with major air and sea ports and offers multimodal options to meet customer needs for agile and flexible supply chains. 

Strategic Investments

GEODIS, a global leader in the transport and logistics sector, is driving its growth in Asia with strategic investments in its capabilities and infrastructure in the region. The company has...

GEODIS expands Road Network from Singapore to China

Geodis has expanded its Road Network from Southeast Asia to China, connecting Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam and China.

With this decision, Geodis aims to drive its growth in Asia with strategic investments in its capabilities and infrastructure in the region.

The Road Network to Shenzhen, China will officially launch on 23 August and will subsequently be extended to Hong Kong, and in the near future to Indonesia, connected by an inter-modal road-sea service.

More specifically, the Road...

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