Kerry Logistics takes over Bofill & Arnan’s businesses

Kerry Logistics has announced the takeover of the freight forwarding businesses of Bofill & Arnan.

Established in 1920, Bofill & Arnan is a Spanish logistics and freight forwarding company with a special focus on the China, Taiwan and India trade lanes. It provides customers with freight forwarding solutions, from air/sea freight, customs brokerage to door-to-door solutions in different industries.

The additional businesses are expected to strengthen Kerry Logistics’ service offerings and network in Spain through the addition of their sales forces and two offices in Valencia and Alicante.

Thomas Blank, Managing Director of Europe, Kerry Logistics said, “I am very pleased to welcome the freight forwarding team of Bofill & Arnan to join the Kerry Logistics network. The combined resources and expertise will significantly enhance our position and service capabilities in Spain and expand our market reach. The freight forwarding businesses of Bofill & Arnan will be integrated into our existing network and continued to be developed by the experienced management team led by Sebastian Bernardo, our Managing Director of Spain”.

Following the transaction, Kerry Logistics will be operating from four locations in Spain including Madrid, Barcelona, Valencia and Alicante with complete service coverage of major airports and seaports in the country.

Kerry Logistics announced that it will continue to invest in the Spanish market, which is home to some of its global key accounts. The company plans to strengthen its service capabilities and network in this market and continue to provide supply-chain solutions to its clients, in particular in the fashion and lifestyle industry.

Source: Kerry Logistics Network