History

Baum Allee

1970

Construction of the first warehouse in Westerstede
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1978

Construction of the first high-bay warehouse for upholstery storage in Westerstede
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1983

Construction of the second high-bay warehouse. Capacity increased to 10.560 pallet positions
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1989

Construction of the third and last high-bay warehouse in Westerstede
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2003

Operation launch of new the location Leinefelde
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2003

Foundation of Global Warehouse and Logistics GmbH
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2009

Introduction of delivery schedules with firm delivery days to company Poco

2010

Introduction of delivery schedules with firm delivery days to companies Roller, Tejo und Tedox

2012

Consolidation of ocean freight sourcing (Far-East to Western Europe) for retail companies and their suppliers

2013

Achieving status as Authorized Economic Operator (AEO)
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2013

Connecting various suppliers to the delivery schedules

2014

Takeover of logistic services for the polisch retail company ABRA

2014

Opening of new warehouse location in Nowe (Gdansk, Poland)
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2014

Foundation of Global Warehouse and Logistics in Switzerland
Derendingen

2014

Start of constraction for the new warehouse in Derendingen, Switzerland
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2014

Existing german locations reach full capacity. Sourcing of new German locations for expansion. For the first time in company history the transport volume exceeds 500.000m³.

2015

Opening of the Global Warehouse and Logistics Switzerland

2016

New product e-commerce business B2C-logistics within the Steinhoff Group