BCUBE participates at the press conference attended by the Ambassador of France in Italy
BCUBE attended a conference organized by the AFII , the organization responsible for promoting foreign investments in France. During the meeting, the French Ambassador in Italy, Alain Le Roy said that ” the Italian industry has confidence in the French market and the relationship between the two economies is stronger than ever .” According to data released by AFII, on 685 foreign investments projects registered in France in 2013 , 64 come from Italy (a total of 9.3% with an increase of 2% in comparison to the previous year ). It’s been the best result in the last ten years.
The sectors that invest in France are: on the first place the traditional mechanics, on the second position the hotel industry, tourism and catering, then the textile industry (fashion and clothing), followed by the decision-making Centers ( with 19% of projects) and business services ( 14% ) .
Speaking of business services, BCUBE was represented by Gianfranco Cantarelli, Head of French Market and Liviana Forza, Head of Corporate Business Development, who spoke of the joint venture of BCUBE with the French ALTEAD. ” It’s been a year – said Liviana Forza – since we have reached the agreement, which lead to the creation of AASI: we are aiming the revenue of 20 million of euro, with more than 100 employees.”
BCUBE has been present in France since 2013 with the company AASI, operating throughout the whole territory of France with its own offices and warehouses located in Nantes, Le Creusot, Le Havre, Meyzieu, Aoste, Grenoble and is also present across the border on the territory of Belgium, directly on a logistics platform in the port of Antwerp. The company offers a wide range of logistics services in particular in terms of packaging for the heavy manufacturing, mechanical, electro-mechanical industries including industries for the oil & gas sector .
BCUBE in the WORLD
BCUBE founded in 1952 by the Bonzano family, in over 60 years of activity has become a leader in integrated logistics services for the management of the supply chain, reaching a turnover of over €460 million in 2013 and 4,000 employees.
The Group is currently present in over 80 locations, of which 50 % abroad: in France, Germany, Poland, Serbia, Bulgaria, Turkey, Egypt, Brazil, Argentina, Venezuela, the United States, Canada, Mexico, China, India and United Arab Emirates.