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Leman celebrates 120 years in business

The Leman Group celebrates its 120th birthday on Friday 16 October, 120 years after Paul Lehmann deposited 25 krone from his private account, acquired a telephone and rented premises in Copenhagen. Today, Leman Group has about 700 employees in Denmark, US, the UK, Sweden, Norway, Finland and Greenland and has recently embarked on a strategy to double its revenue to DKK 5 billion within the next three or six years. During the ... [+]

Leman opens Greenland office

Danish-owned forwarder Leman has opened a branch in Nuuk, Greenland. It had previously served the territory via Aalborg. Leman services include regular shipments by air and sea through fixed agreements with long-term partners, such as Air Greenland and Royal Arctic Line with large guaranteed volumes. Leman Group chief executive Thomas Krøyer ... [+]

Leman moves to new HQ

Danish-owned forwarding and distribution specialist Leman has moved its UK headquarters to a refurbished 108,500sq ft warehouse in Normanton, near Leeds managed by third party warehousing firm Onward Holdings, which specializes in competitively priced industrial warehousing in the north of England. Leman said the new site offered 10,000sqft of high-quality office ... [+]

Maru owner Leman buys in Finland

Danish-based logistics company Leman – which bought UK-based Maru group last year – has now acquired Finland-based FL Services (Finlogistics). The company, based in Kerava, 35km north of Helsinki and Kotka, offers airfreight, sea freight and logistics solutions and has ten employees and a turnover of €9m. Leman said the purchase would ... [+]

Leman to buy UK’s Maru International

Danish transport and logistics company Leman has acquired freight forwarder Maru International – its third UK purchase in two years. Maru is a European road transport specialist and also offers air, sea and logistics solutions at its offices in Dewsbury in Yorkshire, Braintree (Essex) and Coatbridge near Glasgow. The merged company will ... [+]

Leman opens US office number eight

Scandinavian-based forwarder Leman is to open a new office in Charlotte, North Carolina on 1 November, its eighth in the US. Charlotte is a strategically important location and North Carolina and surrounding states have significant import/export trade with both Europe and Asia, says Leman Group chief executive, Thomas Krøyer. [+]

Leman signs life-saving pharma deal

Freight forwarder Leman has signed a global cooperation agreement with Xellia Pharmaceuticals. The manufacturer, which produces treatments for serious and often life-threatening infections, selected Leman for its understanding of the pharmaceutical world, high flexibility and focus on optimisation. Leman has also dedicated a number of specialists to the business. [+]

Leman buys out Dan Cargo

Denmark's Leman International System Transport, the parent company of UK forwarder Aeroship, has acquired the total share capital of the freight forwarding and logistics company Dan Cargo as well as its subsidiaries in Gothenburg , Sweden and Oslo, Norway. Leman CEO Thomas Krøyer said the move whould allow his company to ... [+]

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