NIREUS chooses TRADIMAR in Italy
NIREUS chooses TRADIMAR in Italy
NIREUS - leading producer of fish from the Mediterranean Sea -chooses TRADIMAR to set up a new logistics solution in Italy
TRADIMAR – the STEF-TFE Group’s expert network for the transport and logistics of seafood – and NIREUS, leading producer of fish from the Mediterranean Sea (Sea Bass, Sea Bream) announced today an agreement to set up a new logistics solution in Italy.
NIREUS wanted to optimize its European logistics process to shorten its logistics lead times, improve its Customer offer and rapidly answer its clients’ growing requests for traceability and products availability from a number of platforms in Europe.
« We selected TRADIMAR for its customized and flexible attitude and for its value-added services. TRADIMAR is a well - matched partner able to offer us a range of services that clearly meet our logistics and business needs. Moreover, its large and efficient European logistics network will be important for our development in the European market », said Aristides Belles, Chairman and managing director of NIREUS.
To better serve NIREUS’ European development, TRADIMAR has set in place a logistics operation in Italy covering product storage and delivery in Italy.
TRADIMAR Milan will be in charge of the operation in Italy: products will be stored on the Milan platform for a delivery throughout the whole country. In 2009, the Milan platform will handle 3.000 tons of fresh fish (filleted or hollowed Sea Bass and Sea Bream).
« We are delighted to work with NIREUS. We are expert at managing any logistics activity linked to the seafood supply chain. As a logistics aggregator, we perfectly answer NIREUS’ needs for 2009 as well as its requirements for transport and logistics », said Jean-Charles Fromage, Deputy chief executive of STEF-TFE.
Founded in 1988 in Chios (Greece), NIREUS is today the world’s largest producer of Mediterranean species (Sea Bass, Sea Bram). It is a fully vertical operating company, from fish eggs to finished products (hatcheries, on-growing farms, two fish feed plants, fish-processing units, aquaculture integrated solutions) in Greece, Turkey and Spain. Years of production experimentation and expertise, combined with its commitment to quality and respect for social and environmental issues led the company to devise a traceability system to monitor and control production, packaging and distribution operations. NIREUS’ staff includes 1,250 people. NIREUS shares were listed on the parallel A.S.E. market in 1995 and on the main market of the A.S.E. in 1998. Its stock is today part of the FTSE ASE 80.
NIREUS / Communication Responsible for the event : Antonis Grammenos – firstname.lastname@example.org
Tel: +306936698305 (mobile) / + 302106698305 (office)
TRADIMAR is the seafood European transport and logistics network of the STEF-TFE Group, the European specialist for cold logistics. With its strong backbone in France, Spain, United Kingdom and Italy, TRADIMAR is supported by the STEF-TFE network. It is the only operation to offer everyday sea products collection from 21 airports and 150 harbours in Europe. With its 1,200 strong staff and 20 platforms, TRADIMAR offers its expertise in all transport and logistics operations for sea products: home and international sourcing, home and international collection, transport, delivery, distribution and platform operations (cross-docking, allotments, order picking, registering, icing, hooping…).
STEF-TFE / Communication Department Press relations : Catherine Marie – email@example.com
Tel: 33 (0)1 40 74 29 64 / 33 (0)6 35 23 10 88
Photo caption from left to right :
Jean-Charles Fromage : Deputy chief executive of STEF-TFE
Aristides Belles : Chairman and managing director of NIREUS