Rotom is taking another strategic step to become the European market leader in the field of sustainable solutions for load carriers. With the acquisiton of Lievaart-Slaghuis, Rotom is able to expand its products and services in new and used pallets in the Benelux.
Lievaart-Slaghuis is a family-run business established in 1982 and holds locations in Hoek van Holland and Standdaarbuiten. It’s a professional pallet company that has worked in the field of procurement, production, recycling and sales of used and new pallets and pallet accessories. They actively work with their customers to find solutions that suit them best and they take care of all the logistics. Quality, service and reliability are their core values.
Charles Slaghuis (CEO, Lievaart-Slaghuis): "Our mission to provide customers with their pallet requirements in the best and most efficient way possible has been our focus for years. We are very happy that we have found a partner in Rotom with whom we share the same vision and who will work with us to continue the development of the business, for the benefit of both our employees and customers alike.”
The entire management team of Lievaart-Slaghuis will remain to lead the company and support further business development within the Rotom group. Arjan Kuiper (CEO, Rotom): "We are very enthusiastic about the good match in terms of culture, professionalism and ambitions between Lievaart-Slaghuis and Rotom. The service-oriented approach, the type of customers and the geographical coverage of Lievaart-Slaghuis fit perfectly with Rotom's activities in the Benelux”.
Rotom supports companies with sustainable circular solutions for load carriers in 11 countries in Europe. The company is able to manage the entire logistics of load carriers (new and used wooden and plastic pallets, metal rolling containers, etc.) in the customer supply chain, from the production site to collection at the end of the chain, with a single point of contact supported by a dense network of European locations. Rotom's solutions around load carriers ensure a more efficient and sustainable supply chain for the customer (including a reduction in supply chain costs and an increase in recycled materials).
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