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Groep Heylen to build a new distribution centre in Venlo for Broekman Logistics on former DSM site
Groep Heylen to build a new distribution centre in Venlo for Broekman Logistics on former DSM site

The Province of Limburg intends to purchaser a site of more than ten hectares (24.7 acres), for a price of € 12 million, and will then lease the land to Groep Heylen. This property developer will then build a new 5.3 hectare (13.1 acre) distribution centre on the land, which...

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Winner Lodewijk van der Grinten award: Jan Klerken
Winner Lodewijk van der Grinten award: Jan Klerken

The winner of the 2016 Lodewijk van der Grinten award has been announced: Jan Klerken of Scelta Mushrooms. He was presented with the trophy on 13 December 2016 by Antoin Scholten, Mayor of Venlo, in the Maaspoort theatre in Venlo, which was sold out for the occasion. And of course the...

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New start for Greenport Venlo organisation
New start for Greenport Venlo organisation

The signing of the agreement by the provincial and municipal authorities in North Limburg marks the start of the new Greenport Venlo organisation. A single development company has now been formed with responsibility both for creating the new working landscapes (business parks and nature areas) and for the buildings and...

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Invest in Venlo at Munich Logistics show
Invest in Venlo at Munich Logistics show

Logistics Limburg will makes its first joint appearance at Transport Logistics Munich – the world’s biggest show for logistics, mobility, IT and supply chain management. The show serves as the business platform and driving force behind the global logistics and transport industry. It was attended by 55,000 visitors from 124...

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Bleckmann & Techstyle opening new distribution centre in Venlo
Bleckmann & Techstyle opening new distribution centre in Venlo

New Bleckmann distribution centre will enable rapid European growth for US e-commerce fashion giant   20 February 2017 – Logistics service provider Bleckmann and fashion giant Techstyle have celebrated the opening of their new distribution centre in Venlo. From there, thousands of orders will be shipped daily direct to customers of the...

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Venlo invites: Invest in Venlo!
Venlo invites: Invest in Venlo!

Venlo has an excellent location between the sea ports of Rotterdam and Antwerp and the Central European hinterland. That makes it an ideal place for companies that are active on the European market or plan to start their European activities. Invest in Venlo was launched to actively promote the strengths of...

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Venlo region shows strongest growth in logistics
Venlo region shows strongest growth in logistics

1000 football fields Venlo region shows strongest growth in logistics Nowhere else in the Netherlands has so many square metres of logistics new build since 2011 as the Venlo/Venray region. This is shown by a survey carried out by the real estate research agency DO Research. The survey findings show that the region...

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Deltastar Nutrients B.V. sets up new base on the Brightlands Campus Greenport Venlo
Deltastar Nutrients B.V. sets up new base on the Brightlands Campus Greenport Venlo

Deltastar Nutrients has announced that it intends to set up a new base on the site next to Villa Flora in Venlo at the beginning of 2017. This makes Deltastar the first company to set up a new location on the future Brightlands Campus Greenport Venlo. Deltastar Nutrients B.V. Deltastar Nutrients B.V.,...

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Schenker Logistics BeNeLux builds new logistics centre in Venlo
Schenker Logistics BeNeLux builds new logistics centre in Venlo

In January 2017 the construction of a new state-of-the-art multi-user warehouse for Schenker Logistics BeNeLux will start at the strategically located area Trade Port North in Venlo. The logistics centre will be realized by real estate partner WDP according to the standards BREEAM Very Good, which is complementary to the...

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Venlo council votes for further investments in Greenport Venlo
Venlo council votes for further investments in Greenport Venlo

The Venlo municipal council voted unanimously yesterday evening for the plan to make further investments in the Greenport Venlo business park and the development of the Brightlands Campus. Together with the towns of Horst aan de Maas and Venray, the city of Venlo plans to invest an extra 50 million euros...

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Venlo-Venray again named as top Logistics Hotspot of the Netherlands
Venlo-Venray again named as top Logistics Hotspot of the Netherlands

The Venlo-Venray region has once again been named as Logistics Hotspot No. 1 of the Netherlands. The result of the Logistics Hotspot vote held each year was announced yesterday at the first Strategic Summit for Logistics Hotspots held by Logistiek Magazine in the former DC of department store V&D in...

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Staay-Van Rijn builds new trading centre in Venlo
Staay-Van Rijn builds new trading centre in Venlo

Staay-Van Rijn, part of the Staay Food Group in Papendrecht, has reached agreement with Fresh Park Venlo for the development and building of a new, 12,000 m2 trading and logistics centre.  This new facility will be built at a distance of a few hundred metres from the company’s present location, near...

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Turkish journalists visit Venlo
Turkish journalists visit Venlo

Venlo presents itself as the ideal location for companies from outside the EU that are active on the European market or plan to start their European activities, because of its excellent location between the sea ports of Rotterdam and Antwerp and the Central European hinterland. That’s why Venlo has a...

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Former Raad van Arbeid building to be new Venlo base for Maastricht University
Former Raad van Arbeid building to be new Venlo base for Maastricht University

Important step in development of Venlo campus Not everything has come to a halt in the 2016 summer holiday. Last July, the Executive Board of the City of Venlo completed the purchase of the former Raad van Arbeid (Labour Council) building at Nassaustraat 36. The building will be used to house...

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Venlo to have the biggest e-commerce distribution centre in the Netherlands
Venlo to have the biggest e-commerce distribution centre in the Netherlands

Venlo to have the biggest e-commerce distribution centre in the Netherlands Venlo will have the biggest e-commerce distribution centre in the Netherlands by the end of this year. Online retailer vidaXL intends to build a new European DC in Venlo in the province of Limburg. Venlo is the logistics hotspot of the...

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