G.I.L.S. Worldwide can look back on an eventful history.
The company was established as Jacky Maeder Holland BV at that time member of the Swissair organization. During the period 1974 till 1993 the company offered their services mainly to their own European organization and was as well in specializing in projects.
Change of management, the aim of the Jacky Maeder group was to establish a stronger network within the Netherlands. Investment was made in management, warehouses and the distribution network.
The decision was made….after acquisition by the management during 1997, the official name changed into Grevenbroek International Logistic Solutions (G.I.L.S.) BV
A new brand name G.I.L.S. Worldwide was launched... it was time to establish our reputation as a neutral NVOCC with new partnerships all over the world.
G.I.L.S. Worldwide opens their own airfreight company at Schiphol Airport under the name Grevenbroek International Logistic Solutions (G.I.L.S.) Worldwide Airfreight B.V.
G.I.L.S.Worldwide opens their own ocean freight company at Antwerp under the name Grevenbroek International Logistic Solutions (G.I.L.S.) Belgium bvba
Implementation of one of the most sophisticated web-based software solutions.
G.I.L.S. Worldwide opens their own ocean and airfreight company at Milan under the name GILS Worldwide Italy Srl.
G.I.L.S. Worldwide Le Havre was opened to serve the French market. Le Havre will be focusing on import and export NVOCC having direct services supported by a web-based booking system.
G.I.L.S. Worldwide opened their own bonded (private) container freight station. The warehouse is according to the latest standards completely racked with water connection. Total capacity 8000 sqm plus a separate hazardous cargo warehouse. The operations will be linked to a web-based information system.
Introduction of G.I.L.S. Pilot Service a unique product for all bookings via internet with a track & trace system to monitor your shipments every where every place. Access 24 hours a day and 7 days a week.
G.I.L.S. Worldwide Rotterdam HQ moving to their new premises. A modern office with total 1200 sqm office space. Ideal located in the Rotterdam port area close to the highway.
….. a day for new opportunities !