The annual Export & Freight Awards took place on the 14th of September in Belfast’s premier venue of the Waterfront Hall.
The awards event is into its 16th year and the organizers have welcomed the largest number of guests and award entries yet.
AGRO Merchants Group won the prestigious ‘Chilled Operator of the Year’ award.
George Lee, Operations Director UK & Ireland shared: “We are delighted that our work and effort were recognized by the judges and we are proud to be taking home the ‘Chilled Operator of the Year’ award.”
AGRO Merchants Group operates 7 facilities in Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland and their own fleet of almost 300 trucks and 600 trailers. Apart from storage and logistics, the company offers packaging, blast freezing, cross-docking, order picking, and a wide range of additional integrated services.
AGRO Merchants Group was founded in January 2013. Along with its financial partner, Oaktree Capital Management, AGRO Merchants currently owns and operates over 6.7 million cubic meters of temperature-controlled warehouse and distribution space in the U.S, UK, Austria, Ireland, Spain, Portugal, Poland, Australia, Brazil, Chile and the Netherlands.