Raben extends its activity to the Greek market
At the beginning of October 2021, the leading Greek logistics provider, Intertrans S.A., became a part of Raben Group. Thanks to the transaction, Raben enriches the map of its branches and is now present in 14 countries.
The acquisition is intended to strengthen the position of both companies not only on Greek but, above all, on the European and global market. Expanding the product portfolio and boosting the operational excellence to increase customer satisfaction are strategic goals pursued by both organizations.
“Our trucks go across the globe every day, proving in practice that, throughout the years, “we know the way”: a proud, mature realization that is reflected in our slogan. We wish to remain an integral part of the logistics chain of every professional, and are committed to sustained growth and utilization of every opportunity that will serve our customers’ needs. Indisputably, becoming a part of Raben Group opens new doors of possibilities that will build not only our competitive advantage, but above all our customers’ ” - explains Georgios Tsakiris, CEO of Intertrans S.A.
With 40 years of experience in the field of European road transportation, Intertrans has been consistently following the road of reliability and mutual trust with its associates and customers. In 1981, the company as a forwarding agent began its activities in the field of imports and exports, offering certified quality, timeliness and speed, as well as absolute confidence and safety during every step of every task undertaken. The European transport network of Intertrans covers 12 countries and consists of a total of 23 hubs and 17 correspondents throughout Europe. The Greek company has at its disposal 11 000 m2 of warehouse capacity, more than 90 trucks and employs 70 people. Company headquarters is located in Piraeus, near Athens, and the other two branches are in Thessaloniki and Heraklion, Crete Island.
“We are proud that Intertrans, a company with over 40 years of expertise in logistics, has joined Raben Group family. Both companies share similar values and pay exceeding great heed to innovations and technology. Therefore, we strongly believe that the combination of Raben Group potential together with Intertrans know-how of Greek market and international distribution will bring about benefits for all Raben Group customers. We have reached another important milestone.” – said Ewald Raben, CEO of the Raben Group.
With the Intertrans takeover, Raben Group is currently present on 14 European markets, employs over 10 000 people and has more than 1 200 000 m2 of warehouse capacity at disposal. The company is consistently realizing its strategy of growth, always looking forward into the future and placing customers’ needs at the first place.