WE PUT OUR MONEY WHERE OUR MOUTH IS.

Promises made, promises kept

It’s our job to make sure you can fulfil your obligations to your customer. We carry your goods responsibly and treat people and materials with respect. Delivering on our promises is something we hold in the highest esteem. Transparency and information are two very important elements in our service to our customers. What drives us is to achieve the best possible performance together. Logistics as promised – that’s what E. van Wijk is all about.

We take care of it

Taking care of business is in our genes and has been ever since Ewout van Wijk sr. founded the company in 1949. He took care of business for his customers and the same spirit is still the strength of E. van Wijk today. In fact, this is what our entire organisation is based on. Key elements of our business are:

  • Representative drivers
  • Our own modern of trucks
  • In-house maintenance
  • State-of-the-art ICT-systems
  • Our own cross-dock and warehouse

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International player with local ambition

E. van Wijk has grown into a major player in the European market. How have we managed to grow our business? By staying true to ourselves and the logistics needs of our customers in our home markets. Our latest field of expertise, Pharma and Healthcare, is our response to the expanding need for specialized transport and warehousing.
  • 675 Colleagues
  • 4 Countries
  • 335 Trucks

Sustainable

We look ahead. On the road, and to the future. We invest in our people and their safety. We build long-term, trusted partnerships. Relationships based on clear agreements and where trust is valued and encouraged. This is assured through our own up-to-date fleet, which is easy on the environment and on the wallet.
Code 95
ADR
Lean and Green Award
Wholesale license
GDP certified
ISO 9001:2008 certified

Employees

At E. van Wijk, people put their hearts and souls into their work. All employees, from our receptionist and planners to our mechanics and drivers, are aware of the role they play. They are happy to go the extra mile and don’t mind working overtime if that is what it takes to get the task done. So it’s not surprising that our company is characterised by a strong team spirit and low employee turnover.
  • 675 Colleagues

Equipment

We have a young, representative and diverse fleet. Whatever your transport challenge, we have the answer! We use our cross-dock facility and warehouse to offer total logistics solutions that allow you to be in control of your cargo, from storage and dispatch to its timely delivery.

Combination truck

Our trucks are equipped with a tail lift or forklift for maximum volume and flexible loading and unloading.

Mega trailer

With 30 cm additional loading height, our mega trailer is the perfect solution for large-volume consignments.

Citytrailer

Ideal for transporting both part loads on pallets and long cargo.

Temperature-controlled combination truck

This truck offers the option of cooling as well as heating and has a hydraulically powered loading ramp for easy loading and unloading.

Refrigerated trailer

Maximum cargo space: one big refrigeration unit to keep the products at a constant temperature until delivery.

Refrigerated truck

Compact solution, ideal for inner-city deliveries.

Our milestones

The characteristic ‘E’ in our name stands for ‘Ewout’, the founder of our company. Ewout van Wijk started out in 1949 as fodder trader. As soon as he owned a truck he decided to offer other transport services, and the rest is history… Nearly seven decades of existence for E. van Wijk have been marked with one milestone after another:
  1. Ewout van Wijk starts as a fodder trader in Genderen

  2. Purchase of first DAF, model A1600

  3. International expansion

  4. The years of steady growth...

  5. 100th DAF truck is put into use

  6. Ewout van Wijk hands over the company to his son, Ad van Wijk

  7. Takeover of Dussen-based transport company Hoevenaren

  8. First transport of emergency relief supplies to Romania

  9. Start of logistics company in Romania in partnership with Gheorghe Chita

  10. 200th DAF truck is put into use

  11. EVW Holding obtains exclusive dealership of DAF in Romania

  12. E. van Wijk’s growth requires the company to move from Genderen to Giessen

  13. Joint venture of logistics company and DAF garage in the Ukraine

  14. Warehouse capacity in Giessen doubles to 12,000 m2

  15. Opening of DAF garage in Moldavia

  16. Opening of second logistics branch in Bucharest, Romania

  17. Takeover of Warmenhuizen-based M.C. Dekker Transport

  18. Opening of headquarters of EVW Holding in Gilau, Romania

  19. Construction of new office in Lviv, Ukraine

  20. Takeover of Sintra Hazeldonk B.V.

  21. Takeover of Himex Logistics B.V.

  22. Start-up of transport company in Rzeszów, Poland

  23. New slogan