New land transport chief for Austrian forwarder in Germany

Werner Dettenthaler has been appointed regional manager land transport Germany at Austrian-based forwarder, Gebrüder Weiss. He succeeds the long-time manager Anton Hagg, who passed away last year. Werner Dettenthaler , a native of the German region of Franconia, brings more than 30 years of professional experience in leading positions with well-known transport companies. [+]

Gebrüder Weiss to take over Rhenus Bulgaria

Austrian forwarder Gebrüder Weiss is to acquire the business of Rhenus Bulgaria, subject to approval by the antitrust authorities. Rhenus has been a long-standing partner of Gebrüder Weiss in many countries and is now withdrawing from the Bulgarian market in the road segment.It says that acquiring the customers and employees ... [+]

Hungary for growth

Gebrüder Weiss will open two locations in Hungary in June, at Zalaegerszeg in the west and Pécs in the south of the country.They will close a geographical gap in the Austrian-owned forwarder‘s network and allow it to offer its entire service portfolio across the country. New handling and logistics areas of ... [+]

Gebrüder Weiss stays positive

Austrian forwarding and logistics company Gebrüder Weiss posted net sales of €1.77 billion in its 2020 financial year, a year-on-year increase of 3.7%. Board chairman Wolfram Senger-Weiss said the company’s positive development was due to the fact that it remained flexible and fully operational during the Covid-19 crisis at all ... [+]

Gebrüder Weiss opens up China parcels market

Austrian-owned forwarder Gebrüder Weiss has set up a joint venture with Chinese logistics company Global Freight System. Gebrüder Weiss Express China will specialise in parcel transport between China and Europe. Gebrüder Weiss holds 65% of the shares in the Shanghai-based joint venture. [+]

Austrian forwarder in growth mode

Austrian forwarder Gebrüder Weiss has enlarged its location at Maria Lanzendorf, near Vienna, by nearly 5,000sq m to cater for an upsurge in e-commerce business. The number of consignments in Austria shipped by its Home Delivery segment rose from 173,000 in the first half of 2019 to 235,000 in the first ... [+]

Austrians in Australia – and New Zealand

Austrian forwarder Gebrüder Weiss is opening its first  national subsidiaries in Australia and New Zealand with Air & Sea locations in Sydney, Melbourne and  Auckland. Regional manager for East Asia and Oceania Michael Zankel (pictured) said the new locations would focus primarily on import business from Asian, American, and European ... [+]

Gebrüder Weiss becomes Seoul trader

Austrian forwarder Gebrüder Weiss has opened an air and sea office in Seoul, South Korea, bringing its Asian network to 32 locations. Some 15 experts will offer customised transport and logistics solutions for clients. [+]

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