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Gebrüder Weiss gets green light for Ipsen buy

[ October 1, 2020   //   ]

Austrian forwarder Gebrüder Weiss has gained regulatory approval in Austria and Germany for its takeover of Bremen-based Ipsen Logistics, announced in July. Gebrüder Weiss will take on the 180 employees at eight locations, thereby strengthening its position in the German market. Ipsen locations in Germany will begin operating immediately under the name of Gebrüder Weiss, while the national companies in Belgium, Malaysia and Poland will change their names at the turn of the year.