30 March 2021 - FM Logistic has appointed Oleg Alkhamov as Managing Director for Russia. As of April 2021, his accountabilities will include leading the Russia executive team with direct oversight for 8,000 employees, overall business development and operations in the country. Oleg Alkhamov will report to Christophe Menivard, the group executive committee member responsible for Eastern Europe (Russia, Ukraine, Romania) and other strategic development projects.
For the first time in France, consumers are able to buy packaging-free food items from top brands. The experiment conducted at four Franprix supermarkets in the Paris region is made possible by the implementation of a specific logistics process in a clean room
The logistics company has entered renewable energy contracts with Poland’s PGE and Czech Republic’s Pražská Energetika
13 January 2021 - FM Logistic has been awarded a contract from Pepperfry, India’s no.1 furniture and home products marketplace, to provide omnichannel logistics and fulfilment services in the country’s western region.
4 November 2020 - Logistics provider FM Logistic has been awarded a contract from One Mount Group’s subsidiary VinShop, one of Vietnam’s largest purchasing organisations, to provide warehousing and order fulfillment services. The services will support VinShop’s new online marketplaces VinShop and VinID. VinShop acts as an intermediary between small independent stores and large consumer goods companies, with the aim to help all parties benefit from the rapid growth of Vietnam’s retail sector.
20 October 2020 - The urban logistics market is set to grow by an annual average of 8% in the years to 2030, according to a new study by FM Logistic and the consultancy firm Roland Berger. Yet road freight is responsible for an estimated 20% of urban traffic and 30% of CO2 emissions in cities. The rise in e-commerce, compounded by the fragmented nature of the logistics industry and the high proportion (up to 30 %) of failed first-time deliveries pose sustainability issues.
14th October 2020 - FM Logistic’s urban logistics arm Citylogin has opened a second distribution centre near Madrid, Spain, to handle last mile deliveries of big and bulky products to consumers for a leading retail customer.
9 July 2020 - FM Logistic and Novaxia, a French-based real estate specialist, have partnered to set up “pop up” logistics centres in vacant or disused buildings in the Greater Paris area (known as Ile-de-France). Their project -called PLUME- has just won a call for proposals by the Ile-de-France region. It will receive public funding of €500,000.
23 June 2020 - FM Logistic has been awarded ISO 50001 certification for its energy management system at all the company’s logistics sites in France (excluding subsidiaries). Certified sites have a total surface area of 1.1 million sqm.
17 June 2020 - FM Logistic today published its results for the fiscal year 2019/20 ended on 31 March 2020. The company will publish its detailed annual report on the 10th of July when it holds its AGM.