Damco reports continued growth for the first nine months of 2012

12 November – Damco, one of the world’s leading freight forwarding and logistics service providers, presents revenue growth of 11% in the first nine months of 2012, compared to the same period last year. YTD gross profit was up 4% to USD 591 million. YTD EBIT grew 6% to USD 76 million.   Damco significantly improved results from 2009 onwards […]

Damco: New Global Head of Mining & New Global Head of Technology

Damco hires Mining specialist to expand global mining footprint   29 October 2012 – Effective 3rd September 2012, Damco has appointed Ivan Thuynsma as Global Head for the Mining Vertical.    Ivan will be responsible for the global development of customers in and around the mining industry.   Damco has over the last few years seen an increased interest in […]

Damco wins for sustainability in logistics

SCM Logistics Excellence Awards once again recognizes Damco for abilities in Supply Chain Management. Damco is the winner of the Supply Chain Sustainability Award 2012. Singapore, 17 October 2012 – World leading logistics provider Damco was honored at the 8th annual SCM Logistics Excellence Awards 2012 tonight. Damco won the category “Supply Chain Sustainability Award” for excellence in showcasing customer […]

Damco acquires Pacific Network Global Logistics

Damco has signed an agreement to acquire Pacific Network Global Logistics (PacNet). Damco and PacNet will join forces to create a freight forwarding business with a stronger global network and better local service capability in Asia Pacific and Greater China.   10 October 2012 – Damco, the global freight forwarder and logistics provider, will acquire PacNet, a leading freight forwarder […]

New global CFO appointed at Damco

Damco enhances strategy in the global finance office with strong leadership capability. 03 October 2012 – Effective since October 1, 2012, Damco has appointed Pernille Fabricius as Global Chief Financial Officer. Pernille Fabricius brings a track record of result orientation, leadership and strategic processing.   Pernille comes to Damco from a position as CFO for TMF Group, delivering financial, legal and […]

Damco moving headquarters to The Hague, Netherlands

Global freight forwarder and logistics provider, Damco, is moving its headquarters from Copenhagen, Denmark to The Hague, Netherlands. The move, which should be completed in Q1 y 2013, brings Damco closer to the heart of the European logistics community and supports its strategy to become a Top-5 industry player in the years to come. “In The Hague, we will be […]

New Global Head of Industrial for Damco

Damco appoints long time logistics expert Steve Hoffman as Global Head for activities in the industrial sector. 28 August 2012 – Effective since August 1, 2012, Damco has appointed Steve Hoffman as Global Head for the Industrial Vertical. Steve Hoffman will be responsible for developing the global strategy for Damco’s customers within the areas of industrial manufacturing. Part of Damco’s […]

Damco and EBL Create World First Logistics Hub in Panama

A strategic partnership between Damco and Exclusive Brands Logistics (EBL) generates new opportunities for optimising supply chains for fashion industry businesses expanding in the Americas 21 August 2012 – A partnership to promote imports and re-exports of apparel and fashion between Asia, the Colon Free Zone (CFZ) and Latin American destinations was signed by the Panamanian company Exclusive Brands Logistics Corp (EBL) […]

Damco reports positive 2012 half year result

15 August – Damco – one of the world’s leading providers of freight forwarding and supply chain management solutions – continues to develop well. The global logistics company, which has reported significantly improved year-on-year results in 2010 and 2011, today announced continued good progress moving into the second half of 2012 despite tough conditions in the global freight markets. Damco’s net […]

Damco Named as a Top Provider for Sears Holdings

Sears Holdings Recognizes Top Suppliers as True Partners in Transformation.  August 6, 2012 – Damco announced today they have been named a 2012 Partner in Transformation for Sears Holdings Corporation.  Damco received the award in recognition of their innovative contributions to Sears. Sears Holdings granted the prestigious Partners in Transformation award to a select group of supplier companies who have been helping support the transformation […]