Sweden: Polarbröd signs agreement with DB Schenker


Sweden: Polarbröd signs agreement with DB Schenker
Svensk Åkeritidning, 21 Nov 2017, online:-
Swedish bread manufacturer Polarbröd has signed an agreement with logistics company DB Schenker which will facilitate increased railway transports starting on 1 June 2018. The transport volumes by rail will increase from the current 49% to 80% of total shipment of 39,000 tonnes. The intermodal transport solution will cover the Norrland region down to Gävle,. Johan Granberg, head of Purchasing and Logitstics at Polarbröd, says that the company thus will take a huge step towards full sustainability in the long-term. Polarbröd aims to become fully sustainable by 2022, where transports and logistics by rail are seen as the optimal solution for longer distances.
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