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Jan de Rijk Logistics

Why temperature controlled services with Jan de Rijk Logistics?

Jan de Rijk Logistics’ temperature controlled transport capabilities covers daily distribution of a wide variety of products, including pharmaceuticals, perishables, flowers, and plants. With fifty years of experience we have become a reliable partner for industries with high-value density and time sensitive products. 

Jan de Rijk Logistics is an asset based logistics service provider with a unique extensive European network. The companies’ 200-plus temperature-controlled vehicles (including Mega trailers, standard trailers, and road trains) offers comprehensive temperature controlled capability throughout Europe. Besides road transportation, Jan de Rijk Logistics offers (temperature controlled) intermodal services with a dedicated own train between the Benelux and Italy, and services between Austria and the Ruhr area, by use of a partner network. With a GDP license, HACCP license and world’s first IATA CEIV license for a trucking company, Jan de Rijk Logistics proves to be a worthy supply chain partner for temperature controlled services.


Jan de Rijk Logistics offers a variety of regular European services which include:

  • Intermodal services between Benelux and Italy (and vice versa), using bespoke 45' high-cube containers (box and curtain sided). Daily departures for perishable freight between Benelux and Italy, with short transit times, all under the control of our specialist Fresh Logistics unit.
  • Regular and flexible temperature controlled services to many other destinations in the United Kingdom and Continental Europe.
  • International line-haul services (cold- and ambient temperature controlled) for pharmaceuticals.
  • A complete contract logistics solution, not limited to standard storage or warehousing.

IT Capabilities 

The TrailerConnect® solution brings GPS-based trailer monitoring and real-time temperature logging and reporting. Thanks to its dynamic order management, planning systems, and real-time tracking and tracing of vehicles and shipments, Jan de Rijk Logistics offers its customers maximum visibility and transparency.

About Jan de Rijk Logistics

Jan de Rijk Logistics is a large organization with approximately 1.400 FTEs, 650 trucks and 130.000m2 of warehouse capacity. The organization has 24 offices and operates in 13 countries in de EU. Key services are: International transportation, Benelux distribution, warehousing, intermodal transportation, event logistics, and home care services. 

The logistic services are tailored to different needs in various industries. Industries which Jan de Rijk Logistics is actively serving include: aerospace, air cargo, automotive, fresh / perishables, general cargo, high-tech, healthcare / pharmaceutical, retail, tobacco, and duty free. 

Jan de Rijk Logistics is ISO 9001, ISO140001, HACCP, IATA CEIV, TAPA TSR-1 and AEO certified. 

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