September 27 - Gebrüder Weiss has expanded its handling facility in Esslingen, near Stuttgart, Germany.

"The new infrastructure will enable us to offer even faster lead times in cargo handling and to meet our customers' demands for shorter transport times," says Jochen Gonser, branch manager at Gebrüder Weiss Esslingen.
Approximately EUR6 million (USD6.75 million) was invested to overhaul the facility.

The inauguration ceremony for the new handling facility (from left to right):Wilfried Straka, architect; Roland Gander, regional manager West; Jochen Gonser, branch manager Esslingen; Anton Hagg, branch manager Memmingen.