2016 / 11 / 04
Valuable cargo is at risk all over Europe, theft from trailers is increasing and refugees on the road become a greater risk for road transport cargo.
2016 / 10 / 06
On October 5th 2016, for the 12th consecutive year the Lithuanian Ministry of Economy hosted their "For Merits to Business" event. During this event companies were recognized for their contribution to the Lithuanian economy.
2016 / 09 / 20
On Friday September 16, Girteka Logistics Drivers Academy together with the Lithuanian Police created a road safety day in Siauliai, Lithuania.
2016 / 09 / 07
During spring 2016 Girteka Logistics opened a 9 000 sq.m. administration and vehicle repair center in the northern part of Lithuania, in the city of Šiauliai.
2016 / 07 / 18
Girteka Logistics and DKV EURO SERVICE GmbH + Co.KG have signed an agreement enabling DKV to effectively present the new DKV CARD design on 220 Girteka Logistics semi-trailers for use between the Baltic Region and Russia.
2016 / 06 / 27
Largest fleet order from Eastern Europe for Mercedes-Benz Trucks in its history: 1,000 Euro VI Actros were ordered by Lithuanian logistics specialist Girteka Logistics. Stefan Buchner (left), Head of Mercedes-Benz Trucks, hands over the symbolic key to Mindaugas Raila (right), Chairman of Girteka Logistics, at the Mercedes-Benz Customer Center in Woerth.
2016 / 06 / 23
Girteka Logistics represented Lithuania at the grand final of Europe’s biggest business competition in Milan.
Girteka Logistics has reached the final following a 16-month journey, which began when the competition engaged with over 32,000 businesses at its entry stage in spring last year, from which it named 678 National Champions in September 2015.
Adrian Tripp, CEO of the European Business Awards said: “The Gala Event Final is the result of enormous effort and achievement. It also presents a powerful opportunity for businesses to meet peers, discover new solutions, do business and celebrate phenomenal success.”
As a National Champion, Girteka Logistics then created a video presentation for the judges and took part in the Awards’ public vote. It was then named as a Ruba d’Honneur finalist of a category "The Business of the Year Award (T/O €150m+)". The public vote this year generated over 227,000 votes from across the globe.
2016 / 06 / 21
UAB ME Investicija, the holding company for Girteka Logistics group of companies, today published its Annual Report for the year 2015 with the consolidated financial statement summary audited by EY.
“We hope that this new tradition of publishing our annual report will provide further insights into our company, and provide a possibility to understand more about how we operate as a group. Being transparent is an inseparable part of our company, and we welcome all our stakeholders to an open dialogue. ” says Edvardas Liachovicius, CEO of Girteka Logistics.
2016 / 06 / 07
Girteka Logistics orders 540 trailers from Schmitz Cargobull
Vilnius, June 7, 2016 - Girteka Logistics a major European transport company – is experiencing continued growth in its European business for fulltruck load transport services. This has led to the company placing an order for 410 reefer semi-trailers and 130 curtainsider semi-trailers from Schmitz Cargobull. Mindaugas Raila, Chairman of Girteka Logistics: “Our aim is to provide our European clients with the best possible service, and above average KPI’s. To do this we need the best equipment in the industry, this is why we year after year choose Schmitz Cargobull.
Girteka Logistics' fleet currently consists of more than 2,900 trucks and over 3,100 trailers. The vehicles are in use across the whole of Europe, transporting fresh produce and more for large European clients. Girteka Logistics trucks and trailers are regularly serviced and repaired to high standards. “In this area, Girteka Logistics can really benefit from our Europe-wide service network. Our 24-hour replacement part service and Europe-wide emergency breakdown service ensure reliability in the event of an incident," says Andreas Schmitz, Chairman of Schmitz Cargobull AG.
2016 / 05 / 10
Girteka Logistics again participated in Seafood 2016 in Brussels,and Transrussia in Moscow to meet our current and potential clients.
"Participating in events like this is an important activity for our sales teams as they create new connections, and have more detailed discussions with our long-term clients" “ says Edvardas Liachovicius, CEO of Girteka Logistics.
Seafood Expo Global/Seafood Processing Global in Brussels is the world’s largest seafood trade fair. The fair features more than 1,700 exhibiting companies from over 75 countries.
The international TransRussia exhibition is the largest business event for transport and logistics services, technologies and machinery.