News | Ziegler
3 December 2021
“Special Request” by Ziegler for Expo 2020 in Dubai
On Wednesday 20 October 2021,  our Airfreight team received a “Special Request” from the organizer of a legendary electronic music festival. The Belgian pavilion at Expo 2020 in Dubai needed a full DJ set packed, customs cleared and delivered in only four days!  Ziegler’s specialists immediately consulted World Pack and Emirates Cargo, and then wasted […]
“Special Request” by Ziegler for Expo 2020 in Dubai
Job Day @ Ziegler! 
29 November 2021
Job Day @ Ziegler! 
Ziegler Group has been in business since 1908 and is still growing, that is why we are looking to onboard and welcome new colleagues. So last week we organized our first Job Day at Ziegler Zaventem in Belgium. It was a great opportunity to meet many people who are interested in working for Ziegler. And […]
25 November 2021
Ziegler @ Brussels Ekiden Marathon
Did you know that the Ziegler Group participated in the Ekiden Marathon together with a loyal client – a well-known aid organization? After a one-year break, this major Brussels event was held again on October 16, 2021, a marathon relay that took place inside and around the King Baudouin stadium in Brussels. Taking inspiration from […]
Ziegler @ Brussels Ekiden Marathon
Ziegler Double-awarded for Sustainability Achievements and ‘Ziegler. Now Even Greener’ programme
19 November 2021
Ziegler Double-awarded for Sustainability Achievements and ‘Ziegler. Now Even Greener’ programme
FORWARD Belgium, the Belgian Freight Forwarding Association, a professional association that represents the interests of the Belgian shipping industry (formerly VEA) presented its first awards for sustainability achievements on November 16, 2021.   The association had launched an awards programme called “FORWARD Goals for Sustainable Development” to encourage its members to invest in green and […]
7 October 2021
China to Europe Transport – Fast & Affordable Direct Weekly Rail Shipments via the Silk Road
Ziegler offers direct dedicated weekly rail service for groupage and full load shipments from China to Europe and the UK, providing clients with a fast, secure and competitive option for moving freight when by sea is too slow and by air is too expensive.     SERVICE FCL and LCL shipments  Several types of containers […]
China to Europe Transport – Fast & Affordable Direct Weekly Rail Shipments via the Silk Road
Meet the Ziegler Belux Road Freight Champs
27 September 2021
Meet the Ziegler Belux Road Freight Champs
Ziegler Belux has specialized road freight hubs strategically located to meet the diverse requirements and goals of our clients. Instead of a ‘one size fits all’ method, Ziegler’s expert teams approach each client individually, thanks to extensive knowledge and experience. Learn more about the advantages and specialization of Ziegler’s road freight locations in Belgium and […]
17 September 2021
Meet Ziegler Morocco – Growing Efficient Trade between Europe and Morocco
Currently rebounding from the impacts of 2020, Morocco is one of the world’s fastest developing markets. Over the past decade, Morocco improved by more than 50 places over its original position in the World Bank’s Doing Business ranking. In 2012, the Ziegler Group believed in the potential of this market, mainly due to its proximity […]
Meet Ziegler Morocco –  Growing Efficient Trade between Europe and Morocco
Cargo Bike premiere event
9 September 2021
Cargo Bike premiere event
Ziegler Group Unveils Cargo Bikes for Last-Mile Deliveries in Brussels.   On Friday, September 3, 2021, Diane Govaerts, CEO, and Alain Ziegler, President of the Ziegler Group, welcomed Elke Van den Brandt, Minister of the Government of the Brussels Capital Region, responsible for Mobility, Public Works, and Road Safety to the Ziegler Group headquarters in […]
24 August 2021
Helping Neighbours During Belgium’s Devastating Flooding
During the horrific floods that struck Wallonia in Belgium, the efforts by the Red Cross to get aid and basic necessities to the residents were supported by Ziegler Welkenraedt, located only a few kilometers away from the affected area. When disaster struck, the branch manager of Ziegler Welkenraedt – Mr. Jean Luc Cobus – volunteered […]
Helping Neighbours During Belgium’s Devastating Flooding
Ziegler Sustainability Report
19 July 2021
Ziegler Sustainability Report
Although we are all responsible to work together to reduce emissions and improve the environment, changes that logistics companies can make are especially significant due to the nature of our industry. As technologies are developed that make it possible for us to make those changes, we are determined that Ziegler Group will be at the […]
13 July 2021
Onboard Magazine
Onboard summer 2021 Welcome onboard We always ask ourselves how Ziegler can help with your logistics to keep you always one step ahead of your competitors. We align our services and company strategy to this goal. With ZIEGLER ONE, the Ziegler Group has now reinvented the international networking of logistics partners. An independent, global network […]
Onboard Magazine
Ziegler. Excellence in supply chain.
13 July 2021
Ziegler. Excellence in supply chain.
  In the decades that followed the Battle of Sedan which was fought during the Franco-Prussian War in 1870, the world was very different than it is today, and many things were changing. Railways had just first appeared, electronic lighting did not exist and transportation, as we know it today, had not entered people’s imagination. […]
6 July 2021
Flexibility and reliability – the basis for successful logistics in the personal protective equipment industry.
  FR, DE & NL SUBTITLES AVAILABLE. Click on settings ⚙️ to enable subtitles or change the language.     Robod S.A. is a part of the international Rubix group and has been operating on the Polish market for over 20 years.  It delivers the highest quality personal protective equipment for companies and their employees. […]
Flexibility and reliability – the basis for successful logistics in the personal protective equipment industry.
Incoterms 2020 – What are they? Which is Best for You?
28 June 2021
Incoterms 2020 – What are they? Which is Best for You?
When exporting or importing goods, sooner or later you are always confronted with the term ‘Incoterms‘. Many customers already know and understand it very well while some have only heard of it recently. However, there are also those who have less experience with trading goods and may not understand these industry-specific symbols and do not […]
21 June 2021
‘Transport is the mirror of the economy…’
Diane Govaerts in an interview with Saskia Vanderstichele for BRUZZ Magazine on the background of the Ziegler Group, the challenges we faced in the coronavirus pandemic, our green solutions, and drive toward growing more and more sustainable.   “At Ziegler, we undertake various activities, all our new buildings are passive or almost passive, we segregate […]
‘Transport is the mirror of the economy…’
Cargo Bikes – The City Freight Revolution
18 June 2021
Cargo Bikes – The City Freight Revolution
A revolutionary, eco-friendly freight solution for Brussels.   With city centers throughout Belgium increasingly restricted to larger vehicles, Cargo Bikes are the future for urban delivery vehicles. Cargo Bikes are being welcomed with open arms by cities across Europe and the Ziegler Group is actively involved in introducing this solution, starting with Brussels.   Cargo […]
13 April 2021
Dangerous goods in a safe supply chain
Manufacturers of chemicals and other goods that are considered dangerous during transport need to pay extra attention to comply with all safety standards and exercise great care in their operations for social, environmental and business reasons. We understand that outsourcing this part of the business process can be particularly stressful. Choosing a dangerous goods supply […]
Dangerous goods in a safe supply chain
Value-added supply chain to support the fashion industry
9 April 2021
Value-added supply chain to support the fashion industry
Running a business in the fashion industry is a considerable challenge, and success in this industry often depends on a good understanding of its specifics and the ability to adapt to its needs. The same applies to the business partners you choose to support you in this industry. High and diverse customer expectations, frequently changing […]
11 March 2021
Meet the Ziegler Belgium branches
Ziegler was founded 113 years ago in Brussels, Belgium. Since then, a lot has changed. The company has grown and developed. Ziegler now has branches in more than 15 countries. Belgium, however, is still where the headquarters is located as well as the operational activities of several branches. Learn more about the characteristics and specialization […]
Meet the Ziegler Belgium branches
Europe-China Rail Freight: Are you benefiting from all the advantages?
2 March 2021
Europe-China Rail Freight: Are you benefiting from all the advantages?
Rail freight was historically the most popular form of goods delivery. With the growth of ocean freight and the introduction of air freight options, it is no longer usually the first choice of customers. But it’s worth taking advantage of the benefits it offers, especially with the reduced capacity of sea and air transport. With […]
18 February 2021
“It’s a matter of trust, and that’s what we have at Ziegler!”
With Frederick Van Glabeke from Tessutica, we talked about how interpersonal relationships, proactivity, accountability, and a lot of persistent work help overcome supply chain challenges during Brexit.    Frederick Van Glabeke has worked in Tessutica – a part of Beaulieu International Group, a textile manufacturing company – since 1998. Over the years he has seen […]
“It’s a matter of trust, and that’s what we have at Ziegler!”
The Chinese New Year and global supply chains
8 February 2021
The Chinese New Year and global supply chains
The Chinese New Year – and the Year of the Ox – is just around the corner. It is the most significant and the longest holiday in China celebrated also in a large part of Asia, what people celebrate the beginning of the new year with their families. This new year will start the year […]
22 January 2021
Special Request, Ziegler Group’s premium service, is now available!
The Special Request service officially premiered on January 14, 2021. Special Request is a premium service offered by Ziegler Group, that mobilises a team of experts across varied fields of transport and logistics for your specific transport requirements. These highly specialised professionals are available on various communication channels 24 hours a day, seven days a […]
Special Request, Ziegler Group’s premium service, is now available!
Ziegler Morocco receives ISO 28000:2007 and ISO 9001:2015 certifications
20 January 2021
Ziegler Morocco receives ISO 28000:2007 and ISO 9001:2015 certifications
The constant desire to develop and continuously increase the quality of our services has recently resulted in Ziegler Morocco receiving two ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 28000:2007 certifications. On December 24, 2020, CERTI-TRUST™ evaluated Ziegler Morocco according to the specifications for the ISO 28000:2007 management system and granted certification for the supply chain security management system. […]
18 January 2021
Ziegler Group’s Code of Ethics
In the Ziegler Group, we pay great attention to effective quality management and clear ethical standards, which are actively supported by all our teams. Respect for ethical principles and the values associated with them is the best guarantee that our company will continue to a place of positive development into the future for us all. […]
Ziegler Group’s Code of Ethics
Import and export to the UK in 2021
5 January 2021
Import and export to the UK in 2021
Anyone who deals significantly in trade between the UK and the EU has been waiting for the beginning of 2021 apprehensively. The transition period for the UK’s participation in the European Union Customs Union and European Single Market ended on December 31, 2020, creating a new European reality. A reality made all the more problematic […]
16 December 2020
Ziegler Group digital transformation
Special edition of the magazine on how the Ziegler Group is adapting to offer new digital solutions to customers and support their business even better through innovative products.   The Covid-19 pandemic has hit many industries and companies hard and painfully. It has brought anxiety to our professional and personal spheres. However, like any crisis, […]
Ziegler Group digital transformation
2020 was a challenging but successful year for the Ziegler Group and 2021 will be a year of further exciting developments
9 December 2020
2020 was a challenging but successful year for the Ziegler Group and 2021 will be a year of further exciting developments
December is often the time for summaries. As the year draws to an end, we are tempted to reflect and recapitulate. This year it has so much meaning because the year was so unprecedented. Unexpected, but also bringing new possibilities; challenging, but proving our strength; unpredictable, but allowing us to emphasize our flexibility. Today, as […]
17 November 2020
From chocolate up to live animals. There is nothing they cannot pack.
We talk to Koen Depre, Manager of World Pack Belgium, the Ziegler Group’s department that specializes in the packaging of goods.   What is World Pack? What do you do? We are a part of the Ziegler Group. We specialize in the packaging of a variety of goods. We offer complex solutions – take measurements, […]
From chocolate up to live animals. There is nothing they cannot pack.
Managing supply chain challenges during COVID-19
13 November 2020
Managing supply chain challenges during COVID-19
According to the most recent market intelligence, about two-third of companies are affected more or less by supply chain disruptions caused by Covid-19 pandemic. That number is expected to rise. Production capacity in China and other Asian countries is slowly increasing and shipping companies are trying to compensate for the container imbalance by sending empty […]
29 October 2020
Together with our banking partner BNP Paribas Fortis we implement new ecological solutions.
With the support of our long-term banking partner BNP Paribas Fortis, we have made one more step forward in the transition to sustainability and recently moved to our new environmental friendly headquarters, proving that even in the transport industry, which is seen as not very eco-friendly, Ziegler takes many actions to save our planet. ” […]
Together with our banking partner BNP Paribas Fortis we implement new ecological solutions.
Brexit. New rules starting in January 1, 2021.
22 October 2020
Brexit. New rules starting in January 1, 2021.
Brexit is going to bring some changes to your organization soon. Ziegler’s expert groups in the UK and Europe have worked their best to minimize Brexit related disruption to logistics networks. As international specialists, we want to support you in this transition. Therefore, to prepare and support you in this transformation, we provide a non-exhaustive […]
19 October 2020
NEW ZIEGLER BUILDING AT BRUSSELS AIRPORT
A new milestone for the development of Ziegler at Brussels Airport Ziegler Zaventem and Universal Express moved to the new site on October 1, 2020. This modern office-warehouse dual building has a warehouse of 4000 m2 and is equipped with racks for ca. 2750 pallet positions. The building complies with the highest level environmental norms […]
NEW ZIEGLER BUILDING AT BRUSSELS AIRPORT
Clarification on Ziegler Relocation NV/SA
19 August 2020
Clarification on Ziegler Relocation NV/SA
ZIEGLER Relocation, a former division of the ZIEGLER Group, which was acquired by the Demeco Group in 2018 has gone out of business in Belgium this 17 August of 2020. This company has since the sale no link with the ZIEGLER Group. Our thoughts go out to our formal employees.
30 July 2020
Ziegler Tours: when reactivity makes a difference
The Ziegler Tours office relies on the group’s synergies to develop its vision of an efficient and responsive customer service. The agency is now looking to expand its team in order to back up the growth of its activities. How can an agency grow while making a difference on a competitive and established market? That […]
Ziegler Tours: when reactivity makes a difference
Road transport Europe – Summer schedule 2020
23 July 2020
Road transport Europe – Summer schedule 2020
Roadtraffic  Europe – our summer timetable July – August 2020 Download
5 July 2020
Ziegler conforte sa position à l’aéroport de Liège (LGG) en faisant une nouvelle acquisition
Dans le cadre du développement de nos activités à Liège Airport, le Groupe a repris ce 30 juin 2020 la société Transports Rademaker. Le 1er avril 2019, Ziegler avait déjà ouvert un bureau de fret aérien à l’aéroport de Liège.  Notre présence  sur cet aéroport essentiellement cargo et retenu par l’ OMS comme hub pour l’acheminement de fournitures […]
Ziegler conforte sa position à l’aéroport de Liège (LGG) en faisant une nouvelle acquisition
Ziegler is responding to the coronavirus crisis
9 June 2020
Ziegler is responding to the coronavirus crisis
In an interview given to the Belgian daily newspaper La Libre, the President and the CEO underlined the commitment of Ziegler Group to support the post-covid-19 global business recovery and sustainable development. -Subtitles available-  
11 May 2020
Ziegler UK relocates to new UK headquarters
The new facility spanning 95,000 sq ft, comprises of three floors of office space and a modern warehouse reaching 12.5 metres in height. There are 17 loading doors and a large yard area spanning over 50 metres in depth, with parking for over 30 trailers. This facility is built at the DP World Logistics Park, […]
Ziegler UK relocates to new UK headquarters
Ziegler is helping the fight against COVID-19
1 May 2020
Ziegler is helping the fight against COVID-19
As a leading logistics service provider Ziegler leverages its global logistics network and premium distribution services in Europe to deliver millions of masks and other medical supplies. For example, Ziegler team at Liège Airport is proud to be part of the solidarity air bridge between China and Europe. With our partners and authorities we are […]
29 April 2020
Problem with airfreight capacity? try rail freight!
The rail connection between Zhengzhou ( Province of Henan ) and Liège and back ( silk road ) was resumed by the end of March. Ziegler offers 2 departures a week in both directions with a transit time of 15 days ( calendar ). This offer concerns FCL and LCL shipments and in both ways […]
Problem with airfreight capacity? try rail freight!
Communication about COVID-19
13 March 2020
Communication about COVID-19
Dear Madam, Dear Sir, Dear Customers, Dear Business Partners, General situation regarding Coronavirus is changing extremely quicky. The immediate future will depend of the pandemic level reached in the coming days . The impact and speed of the spread of infections will influence without any doubt the Governments strategies and their associated decisions. The Ziegler […]
10 March 2020
The logistic challenges of a fine wine tasting on the other side of the world
As a partner of the Union des Grands Crus de Bordeaux (UGCB) since 2007, Ziegler Wine & Spirits Bordeaux is in charge of the packaging and transport of wines that will be presented in various events all over the world. With 80 events in 15 countries and 134 renowned members, the Union des Grands Crus […]
The logistic challenges of a fine wine tasting on the other side of the world
Best wishes from Ziegler Team
24 December 2019
Best wishes from Ziegler Team
We wish you all the best for this new year coming ! Our teams remain at your disposal for any question.  
21 May 2019
Ziegler and the Silk Road
Discover our latest interview “It’s important to better link China to Europe,” says CEO of Ziegler, a transport and logistics company based in Brussels.
Ziegler and the Silk Road
Brexit – What you need to know
30 January 2019
Brexit – What you need to know
Stay informed ! Check these sites to keep you informed. Are-you ready for Brexit ? The UK’s future relationship with the European Union. Latest information and guidance on the UK exiting the EU. BREXIT clauses
6 December 2018
Ziegler Magazine
Discover our magazine “1908: 110 years ago, Mr Arthur J. ZIEGLER created the ZIEGLER company in Brussels, marking the beginning of a success story which has continued to this day. At the time, the world had only just seen the 19th century come to a close. It had not yet experienced the tremendously accelerated pace of history of the centuries to come…”
Ziegler Magazine
Ziegler Group
17 July 2018
Ziegler Group
110 Years of Ziegler Group    
3 January 2018
UNLOADING 2,000 TONNES OF ALUMINIUM DURING FLOODING
Light, durable, corrosion-resistant and cost-effective: aluminium can be found in many products – in motor vehicles and door frames as well as in food packaging or electrical products. Aluminium that is used industrially is transported in heavy bars. These weigh between a good 7 and 15 tonnes – a challenge in terms of their transportation […]
UNLOADING 2,000 TONNES OF ALUMINIUM DURING FLOODING
FIRST BIOGAS PLANT ON THE PHILLIPINES
3 December 2017
FIRST BIOGAS PLANT ON THE PHILLIPINES
The Philippines is an agricultural state and offers enormous potential for bioenergy: residues from sugarcane and rice production as well as animal waste can be used as input materials for biogas plants. Several European manufacturers of biogas plants have implemented a pioneering project with local partners. The ground-breaking ceremony for the biogas plant took place […]
28 May 2016
Launch of Ziegler South Africa.
We are pleased to inform of a further development on the South African logistics landscape with the launch on May 1st 2012, of Ziegler South Africa.
Launch of Ziegler South Africa.
Launch of Ziegler Logistics in China and Hong Kong
28 May 2016
Launch of Ziegler Logistics in China and Hong Kong
As you know, since 2007 the Ziegler network had expanded its footprint in China and Hong Kong by investing in a very well reputed logistics provider : Simba Logistics in Hong Kong with 11 Chinese offices
28 May 2016
Inhouse Ziegler Logistics : Ziegler gets stronger in Cape Town
On September 2014, ZIEGLER South Africa seized the opportunity to reinforce its position in Cape Town through the acquisition of a stake in InHouse Crown, a well reputed niche freight company offering flexible supply chain solutions.
Inhouse Ziegler Logistics :  Ziegler gets stronger in Cape Town
Phoenix Freight International & Ziegler UK
7 May 2016
Phoenix Freight International & Ziegler UK
In October 2015, Ziegler UK Ltd acquired 100% of the capital in the company Phoenix Freight International , based in Basildon, Essex. Phoenix Freight International was founded in 1986 and specializes in international transport operations across Europe, with an extensive pan-European network of agents in all major European cities