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Geodis gears up for the Euros

[ May 23, 2016   //   ]

Freight forwarder Geodis is delivering 13,000 bags and 120 tonnes of goods to be delivered to ten French football stadiums for the Euro 2016 toruament which starts on 10 June.

It has already shipped Super Victor, the competition mascot standing 1.90m tall and weighing 70kg, and installed it at the head office of the French Football Federation, along with the machine used for the official draw.
Since March 29, Geodis has taken delivery of 750 pallets of equipment from the official competition sponsor at a dedicated warehouse in the Paris region. As part of their participation in Euro 2016, all the referees and the 6,500 volunteers will receive a sports bag with a complete outfit by a team of ten dedicated drivers.