Logwin Extends Its Airfreight Services for Bueltel Fashion Group

HONG KONG and SINGAPORE, Aug. 20 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ — Logwin has extended its worldwide airfreight transportation services for the Bueltel International Fashion Group since the end of 2007. This development thus represents a further step in strengthening the partnership between the companies.

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As part of the airfreight forwarding service provided, Logwin in Germany, in partnership with its network in Asia, is assisting Bueltel in the transportation of textiles and accessories from locations including Hong Kong, Vietnam, and the Philippines to Germany.

Logwin has already been the logistics partner for handling sea freight for the international textile manufacturer since 1998, Logwin transports raw materials to textile processing plants, mainly serving routes between Asia and Europe.” Through the additional taking on of airfreight transportation, we are now responsible for the entire procurement logistics of the Bueltel International Fashion Group,” says Helmut Kaspers, COO of Logwin AG’s business segment Air + Ocean. “With flexible solutions and individual services we will also continue to optimally support our customers.”

The Bueltel International Fashion Group was founded in Salzbergen, Emsland (Germany), in 1964 and employs approximately 1,700 employees worldwide. Its core business lies in the production and sales of men’s clothing, with a focus on sportswear. In addition to its own brands, Calamar and hattric, the company represents the brands Camel Active and Mephisto Sportswear.

Information on Logwin AG

As an external partner, Logwin AG, Grevenmacher (Luxembourg), develops a comprehensive range of logistics and service solutions for trade and industry. In 2007, the group generated sales of 2.0 billion euros and currently employs approximately 8,600 staff in 44 countries. Logwin operates in main markets worldwide and has over 400 locations across all continents. With its three business segments Solutions (customer-orientated contract logistics solutions), Air + Ocean (global air and ocean freight forwarding activities) and Road + Rail (land and special transportation activities in Central, Western and Eastern Europe), Logwin AG is one of the market leaders.

The business segment Air + Ocean is present on all continents with a total of 200 locations, including 96 of its own company branches. In addition to air and sea transportation, 1,700 employees also provide tailor-made and complex logistics services. The company’s international focus is on Europe, Asia, Australia, South America and South Africa. The global Air + Ocean network is strengthened by partnerships and cooperative ventures, and the company is a member of the sea-freight cooperation Group 99 and the air-cargo cooperation FUTURE.

Logwin AG is listed on the Prime Standard of Deutsche Boerse. The majority shareholder is DELTON AG, Bad Homburg.

Media contact at Logwin:

Felix Lo (Far East)
Tel: +852-2879-3225
Fax: +852-3190-2146
Email: felix.lo@logwin-logistics.com

Andreas Smeja (South East Asia)
Tel: +65-6586-7346
Fax: +65-6467-3730
Email: andreas.smeja@logwin-logistics.com

Web site: http://www.logwin-logistics.com