Samskip Logistics opens new US head office in New York, NY

April 18, 2016 – Samskip Logistics is proud to announce the next step in its ambitious plans.

With a presence on the US market since 1994, Samskip Logistics has taken the next step by opening a new US head office in New York under the management of Mr. Paul Dean.

For over two decades, the company has operated two offices in Norfolk, VA and in Seattle, WA. Samskip Logistics now plans to open more offices in the United States.

All US-based staff will continue to perform an extended range of dry and reefer forwarding activities such as full (FCL) and less than (LCL) container loads, airfreight and warehousing.

“With over two decades of local expertise and a clear understanding of customer needs, the new office is the next step in strengthening Samskip Logistics’s presence in the forwarding industry and further enhancing efficiencies”, said Mr. Ásbjörn Gíslason, CEO Samskip Logistics.

We wish Mr. Paul Dean and his team a successful 2016 in the new head office.

Note to editors:

Samskip is a major operator in the field of temperature-controlled logistics. Through Samskip Logistics, the company offers a full range of services, including ocean freight, trucking, cold storage and documentation based on its in-depth knowledge of global refrigerated transport. These services are supported by a network of offices in Europe, Asia, Australia and North and South America.

Samskip’s international ambient forwarding business has a global presence, handling customers’ air, sea and land transport requirements on a world-wide basis. Through FrigoCare, Samskip offers its own cold storage and terminal facilities in Rotterdam, The Netherlands and in Aalesund, Norway.

For further information please contact:

Eva Rademaker-de Leeuw
Samskip Logistics
Phone: +31 88 400 1174