Kuehne+Nagel and DAF Trucks Poland became the logistics partners of the Warsaw Marathon and Warsaw Half Marathon
- Partnership of Kuehne+Nagel and DAF Trucks Poland with the Warsaw Marathon Foundation
- Logistics of deposits in Kuehne+Nagel semi-trailers transported by DAF Trucks Poland road tractors
- Promoting an active lifestyle among company employees
Kuehne+Nagel and DAF Trucks Poland will be the logistics partners of the 43rd Warsaw Marathon and 15th Warsaw Half Marathon, which will take place on September 26 in Warsaw. The companies will be responsible for the deposits logistics. The competitors will be able to deposit their belongings in specially marked Kuehne+Nagel semi-trailers, which will be transported by DAF Trucks Poland road tractors. Both companies were selected due to the key role which they play in the Polish transportation market.
“The mission of the "Warsaw Marathon Foundation” is consistent with the values cherished in Kuehne+Nagel. Supporting employees in realizing their ambitions is an inseparable part of the culture of our organization. We believe that the balance between professional and private life allows our employees to develop their own passions and self-fulfillment. We are glad that this year we can participate and be logistics partner of such prestigious event” – comments Wojciech Sienicki, National Managing Director of Kuehne+Nagel Poland.
“DAF Trucks Poland supports physical activity as an extremely important element of development in a holistic approach to human health and performance. These are inextricably linked to DAF's philosophy of traveling the extra mile to provide the right transport solutions for the working conditions. Being closest to the customer and the market requires high operational efficiency. Fortitude and perseverance are forged as a result of the realization of personal ambitions during healthy sports competition, which is why we invite all interested parties to participate in these and subsequent struggles. We also invite you to our stand at the Fountain Park, where we have prepared a number of attractions, including the first public presentation of the New Generation of DAF Vehicles in Poland”, said Mariusz Piszczek, Managing Director of DAF Trucks Poland.
10 runners from Kuehne+Nagel and 10 runners from DAF Trucks Poland will start in marathon, and volunteers will cheer with their families and their friends during their run. During the whole day of the event, it will also be possible to visit stand of logistic partners in the Fountain Park in Warsaw.
With 74,000 employees at 1,400 locations in over 100 countries, the Kuehne+Nagel Group is one of the world's leading logistics companies. Its strong market position lies in Sea Logistics, Air Logistics, Road Logistics and Contract Logistics, with a clear focus on integrated logistics solutions.
It has been operating in Poland for over 28 years, providing services in 25 locations and employing over 1,600 specialists. More info: www.kuehne-nagel.pl.
About DAF Trucks Poland
DAF Trucks Poland Sp. z o.o, is a representative of DAF Trucks NV, a manufacturer of a complete range of tractors and rigids, offering the right vehicle for every application. DAF is also a leading provider of services: DAF MultiSupport service contracts, financial services provided by PACCAR Financial, the innovative DAF Connect fleet management system and the first-class spare parts distribution system provided by PACCAR Parts. DAF Trucks N.V. has production facilities in Eindhoven in the Netherlands, Westerlo in Belgium, Leyland in the UK and in Ponta Grossa in Brazil, and more than 1,000 dealers and service points in Europe and beyond.
In Poland, the authorized dealer network includes 28 modern service points located at the most important transport nodes. More info: https://www.daftrucks.pl.