Posti’s temperature-controlled food transport business to Esa Kuokka Oy in Lempäälä and Vantaa


– employees will transfer to the new employer

Posti Ltd and Esa Kuokka Oy have signed a business transfer agreement on September 30, 2019. Under the agreement, Posti agrees to sell its temperature-controlled food transport business in Lempäälä and Vantaa and its temperature-controlled food warehousing business on Tahkotie in Vantaa to Esa Kuokka Oy. The parties have agreed not to disclose the transaction price. 

The transfer will be implemented on November 1, 2019, when 10 Posti food logistics employees in Lempäälä as well as eight employees in Vantaa will transfer to Esa Kuokka Oy as existing employees. The agreement has no personnel effects.

Services will continue to be offered to customers as before. Posti’s food logistics transport partnerships will also transfer to Esa Kuokka Oy.

The agreement will not affect other Posti services in Lempäälä and Vantaa. Posti will also continue to offer food warehousing services in Lempäälä.


Further information

Posti MediaDesk, tel. +358 (0)20 452 3366 (Monday to Friday 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.),

Esa Kuokka Oy: Minna Lindeqvist, Chief Operation Officer, tel. 040 650 1262,


Established in 1993, Esa Kuokka Oy is a logistics company that provides temperature-controlled logistics services throughout Finland. The company’s net sales are EUR 22 million, and the company employs around 250 people, including partners. Knowledge-based management and ensuring an excellent customer experience are the key focus areas of Esa Kuokka Oy’s business operations. Everyday responsibility is the starting point for all of the company’s operations: Esa Kuokka Oy takes care of its customers, partners and personnel as well as the environment.