Clearwater International advises DKI Logistics on its sale to the Rhenus Group

Clearwater International has advised the Danish logistics provider DKI Logistics on its sale to the global logistics provider Rhenus SE & Co. KG (Rhenus Group).

DKI Logistics, one of Denmark’s leading independent third-party logistics providers, offers complete warehousing and supply chain solutions, including a wide range of tailor-made and value-added services. Founded in 2001, the company has become the most automated third-party logistics provider in Denmark, with over 350 employees. DKI Logistics has a unique, fully automated shuttle warehouse and over 280,000 m2 of traditional warehousing facilities, across Horsens, Køge, and Herning in Denmark.

The Rhenus Group is a leading logistics service provider, with global business operations and an annual turnover of €7bn. The Group also has business sites across 970 locations worldwide and employs over 37,500 people.

DKI Logistics becomes a geographical addition to Rhenus Group’s existing coverage in Europe, expanding its presence into the Nordic countries. The transaction results in a strong, joint footprint in the healthcare and FMCG verticals, enabling future cross-selling potentials of the Group’s customers into Denmark, as well as DKI Logistics’ customers into existing Rhenus Group countries.