June 3, 2014, Madison, NJ -- Damco, one of North America’s leading logistics service providers, is pleased to announce the opening of a new commercial office in Minneapolis, Minnesota. This facility is part of a growth plan that began last year to expand Damco’s network worldwide. Damco is now in close proximity to their existing customer base in the Minneapolis areas. Having a presence in this area gives the company the ability to conduct local meetings with clients and establishes an extended footprint.
“The opening of this office allows us to increase the strength of our customer experience,” says Jeremy Haycock, North American CEO of Damco. “In a service industry like ours, successful customer experience is directly linked to the quality, mindset and proximity of our people to our customers.”
The grand opening was held on 21st May 2014 and attended by Mr. Rick Gabrielson, Senior Director, International Logistics, Target Stores Inc., Ms. Hanne B. Sorensen, Global CEO of Damco, and Mr. Jeremy Haycock, President of Damco North America.
The new location is located at 901 Marquette Avenue, Suite 1500.
Damco is one of the world’s leading third party logistics providers specializing in customized freight forwarding and supply chain solutions. The company has 11,400 employees in more than 300 offices around the world and a global presence in about 100 countries. In 2013, Damco had a net turnover of USD 3.2 billion, managed 2.8 million TEU of ocean freight and supply chain management volumes and air freighted more than 225,000 tons. Damco is part of the Maersk Group. www.damco.com