OptiGroup invests in its European logistics and service platform
Papyrus opened the new logistical hub in Köln, Germany on 22nd March 2018. The grand opening of the 22,000 square meter state-of-the-art warehouse, which includes a European Paper Competence Center, was very well attended by customers, suppliers, business partners, the press and employees from all over Europe.
“The new hub significantly improves our logistical infrastructure, extends the service offering for paper and other specialties to our customers across Europe, and provides a very effective platform for our European supplier partners” said Frank Weithase, Managing Director of Papyrus Germany.
Christoph Sander, CEO of OptiGroup added: “This substantial investment demonstrates our commitment to being the market leader in our Papyrus businesses throughout continental Europe, and in addition provides a strong and efficient platform to introduce complementary product ranges such as cleaning & hygiene materials, industrial packaging and safety products for our pan European customers in the future."
For further information, please contact:
Stefan Sikander, Corporate Communication Director, OptiGroup, Tel. +46 706 404684
OptiGroup is a leading European business-to-business distributor of business essentials in Facility & Foodservice Solutions, Industrial & Safety Solutions, Printing & Creative Solutions and Retail & Reseller Solutions. OptiGroup companies specialise in offering products and services that streamline operations for their customers and promote a more successful business. The Group, with net sales of EUR 1.5 billion in 2017 and 2,100 employees, supports more than 90,000 customers in 19 countries across Europe