Eelco de Vries Transport is a flexible, regional player in the transport of agricultural products. The company has a varied fleet that includes belt bulker trailers, walking floors and curtainsiders. Per 1 June 2023, AB Texel will acquire the entire fleet as well as nine employees.
AB Texel is a specialist in the transport of agricultural products, such as potatoes, onions and other types of vegetables, fruits, grains and coffee beans. The Texel based transporter operates throughout Western Europe and transports these products, either loose or bagged, using belt bulker trailers, walking floors, tippers, refrigerated trailers and curtainsiders.
AB Texel is part of AB Texel Group, which transports animal feed, flour, refrigerated food products and liquid dairy, in addition to agricultural products.
Eelco de Vries, director and owner of Eelco de Vries Transport: “I took this step to ensure the continuity of our transport activities, for both our clients and our employees. AB Texel is a strong and reliable organisation operating in the same sector.”
Jelle Visser, director of AB Texel: “We want to provide our customers with the best possible service and grow with them, together. Acquiring a specialist, regional player like Eelco de Vries Transport reflects this ambition. We would like to extend a very warm welcome to our new colleagues and clients.”