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Robert.Jervis_43227 Apr 21

Change of ownership A2B-online Group

Kees Vierhouten hands keys over to Henk Bakker
From the 20th April – A2B-online Group has a new owner. Henk Bakker, MD of the Van Uden Group, has acquired all the shares in the company from the De Vierhouten Groep, led by Kees Vierhouten.

Dinant de Jong, CEO of A2B-online, is enthusiastic:

“We are very grateful to Kees Vierhouten for helping us to grow the business as we have done. This management buyout allows a continuation of our company culture and our service to the many valued customers and suppliers of A2B-online. We are excited about this and we very much look forward to the future with full confidence.”

A2B-online is a transport company that offers a professional and flexible trailer, container and shipping service for full and part loads, to and from the United Kingdom.

The trailer division is based at the head office in Hazerswoude-Dorp and the shipping company and container division is based in Moerdijk. In addition to this, there are UK offices in Ipswich and Mold and a Polish office which is based in Wroclaw.

A2B-online was established in 2006 and employs 400 people; owns a modern fleet of 500 curtain sided trailers, 2,000 45ft pallet wide containers, 7 ships and 200 tractor units; split between the United Kingdom and the Continent with a yearly turnover of Euro 120 mln.

The company organizes over 300,000 shipments between the United Kingdom and the Continent each year through its door to door trailer and container services, and quay-to-quay third party service