Kuehne + Nagel announced as Official Logistics Partner EHF

Vienna, 26 November 2012. EHF Marketing GmbH, the marketing arm of the European Handball Federation has signed a new partnership with one of the world’s leading logistics companies, Kuehne + Nagel.

The agreement will see Kuehne + Nagel become the Official Logistics Partner of the VELUX EHF Champions League, providing Europe’s premier club handball competition with logistics services through its global network throughout the coming season.

Kuehne + Nagel already has a proven track record in the VELUX EHF Champions League, having been responsible for the logistics operations for the Sharp LCD Advertising System during the project’s first full season in 2011/12.

Peter Vargo, Managing Director of EHF Marketing GmbH, said: “The logistics behind the organisation of a major international sports competition such as the VELUX EHF Champions League can be a huge challenge. Following our positive and successful cooperation throughout the past season, I am confident that Kuehne + Nagel is the right partner for all of our logistics needs.”

About Kuehne + Nagel
With over 63,000 employees at more than 1000 locations in over 100 countries, the Kuehne + Nagel Group is one of the world’s leading logistics companies. Its strong market position lies in the seafreight, airfreight, contract logistics and overland businesses, with a clear focus on providing IT-based integrated logistics solutions.

Further information can be found at www.kuehne-nagel.com

Media Contacts

JJ Rowland
Head of Media and Communications
European Handball Federation
Tel. +43 1 80151 167
Email: rowland@eurohandball.com
Twitter: @EHFMedia

Inge Lauble
Head of Corporate Communications
Kuehne + Nagel Management AG
Tel. + 41 44 786 9678
Email: Inge.Lauble@kuehne-nagel.com

SOURCE: Submitted by Kuehne + Nagel