April 2021

February 2021

Rhenus takes over BLG freight forwarding sites and opens up new markets

The BLG LOGISTICS GROUP has made a strategic decision to focus on its domestic and international business in its Contract, Automobile and Container divisions in future. Rhenus Air & Ocean is consolidating its position in Germany with the planned takeover of the freight forwarding business of the logistics company, BLG International Forwarding GmbH & Co KG. Rhenus is using the acquisition to tap into new business fields and is making its global network available to the BLG Group. Provided that the cartel authorities approve the development, Rhenus will acquire nine air and sea freight sites on 1 April 2021.

January 2021

BLG LOGISTICS new partner of HALLHUBER fashion label

Since November, BLG LOGISTICS has been the new logistics partner of the HALLHUBER fashion label. The logistics service provider headquartered in Bremen has entered into a long-term contract, which also includes value-added services, with the Munich fashion label HALLHUBER who is known for their outerwear, shoes, and accessories. BLG Sports & Fashion Logistics provides all services in its multi-user logistics center in the town of Hörsel, Germany. 

November 2020

Containers in the fast lane

As part of the ”FastLane” project, the logistics service provider has teamed up with container technology company SecureSystem to test a newly developed service for smooth, fast and secure container transport. The approach is designed to cut customs clearance times in destination ports and simplify the entire customs process. The innovation team at BLG LOGISTICS is shipping 20 containers fitted with a sensor system from SecureSystem to the U.S.

October 2020

Christine Hein succeeds Jens Bieniek as CFO of BLG LOGISTICS

After Jens Bieniek elected not to renew his contract as CFO of BLG LOGISTICS at the beginning of the year, the 56-year-old is handing over the reins to Christine Hein. She was officially appointed a member of the Board of Management as from November 1, 2020. Following a transition phase, Jens Bieniek will leave the company at the latest by the end of the year to take up new challenges. At that point, Christine Hein will fully take over responsibility for finances at the company.

August 2020

July 2020

June 2020

April 2020

Covid-19: Seaports remain in operation

The coronavirus pandemic affects us all, in both our private and working lives.
Despite all the necessary restrictions, we can assure you that the BLG LOGISTICS-operated terminals in Bremen (Neustädter Hafen), Bremerhaven (Autoterminal), and Cuxhaven are still operating as usual.

March 2020