IJS Global acquires Dutch project forwarder
IJS Global Inc. of Stamford, Conn. has acquired Transfairways BV, a Dutch logistics provider specializing in project forwarding.
Transfairways will be integrated into the existing operations of IJS Global (Netherlands) BV, which will offer air, ocean, land transport and logistics services.
Headquartered at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport, Transfairways was founded in 1991 by Rob Roth. He will continue to work with IJS, assuming responsibility over current Transfairways activities in cooperation with Martin Verdonk, Country Director of IJS Global (Netherlands) BV.
One of Transfairways’ niches is managing the logistics of medical equipment, pharmaceuticals and personnel that need to be quickly dispatched to deliver humanitarian aid to regions of the world affected by natural disasters.