Itella awarded as one of the Best Logistics Operators in Russia


On June 27, 2013 the awarding ceremony of the best logistics operators in Russia was held in Moscow. Itella became a winner in the nomination "The Best logistics operator servicing international transport corridors". Itella was also named a leader of logistics services and listed in the respected TOP-10 Logistics operators of Russia.

The rating of the best logistics operators of Russia is being organized annually by Euro-Asian Logistics Association (EALA), the biggest logistics association in Russia and CIS. It is one of the most significant events in the Russian logistics market. Every year participants of the rating receive independent evaluation of their success and awards in several nominations - among others in warehousing, shipping logistics, express delivery, servicing of international transportation corridors. The rating covers leading Russian and international transportation and forwarding companies, warehouse operators and 3PL providers.

 "It's an honor for us to be awarded with this prize. The fact that we got it for the third time proves our strong expertise both in contract and transportation logistics. For us it's extremely important to keep our leading position in Russia, as it is one of the most important markets for our international company," says Elena Pechnikova, Contract Logistics Director, Russia.

The other winners include Alidi, DPD, LogLab, Molcom as well as other international and Russian companies.

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Itella Logistics, part of Itella Group, supports and develops the business of its customer companies by providing them with service logistics solutions for road, sea and air freight, warehousing and other contract logistics. Customers may outsource an individual element of their logistics process, or even their entire supply chain, to us. Itella Logistics has operations in eight countries (Finland, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia and Russia). The company provides global services through its partners. The net sales of Itella Logistics was in 2012 MEUR 782 and it employed 7,400 persons.