Heppner gains foothold in the Netherlands
The French forwarder Heppner is taking over the Netherlands-based family business Hacas Transport. The acquisition strengthens Heppner’s position as a transport and logistics solutions specialist, operating into and out of France. The takeover also give Heppner a foothold in a fourth country, after France, Germany and more recently Spain.
With its offices located in Gilze, in the south of the Netherlands, Hacas Transport specialises, inter alia, in groupage and transport loads between the Netherlands and France. Moreover, it is strategically located in the heart of the Benelux states, close to the major European ports.
Hacas Transport has 25 employees, a turnover of EUR 8 million, and 8,500 sqm of storage and operating space. (mw)