Van Eupen News
Van Eupen News


20 December 2020

vanEupen awarded with EcoVadis silver again

We have once again been awarded silver status in the CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) rating by EcoVadis for our sustainable actions. Corporate Social Responsibility refers to sustainable development issues that are applied in companies.

01 November 2020

Newspaper sponsorship

For the third year now, we are supporting the Realschule Essen-West with a newspaper sponsorship. That shall lead the students to read more often.
According to studies, reading on a regularly basis helps young people to increase their general knowledge and reading comprehension. Reading ist fun!

23 September 2020

Our trainees are actively involved in environmental protection

Our trainees from the 1st and 2nd year of apprenticeship are today actively working in environmental protection and have cleaned the van Eupen Forest in Essen from waste with the support of their training representives and our facility management. Finally, our management invited the participants to a joint meal.

10 September 2020

van Eupen Forest in Essen

We have donated 30 birch trees for the reforestation of the van Eupen forest in Essen.

27 August 2020

van Eupen has received the Achievement Award for Workplace Conditions Assessment

In August 2020 we were tested for workplace conditions at our location in Unna by Intertek, a company for inspection, product testing and certification, and successfully passed this test. You can download the certificate > here.

01 August 2020

7 new apprentices

We welcome our new apprentices and wish them success in their apprenticeship.

07 July 2020

Bewegen hilft

Also in this year we support the organization "Bewegen hilft" with a donation. "Bewegen hilft" is a non-profit association that has set itself the goal of combining the fun of sport and exercise with social commitment in the Lower Rhine region. SOS Children's Villages, hospices, women's shelters, self-help groups and sports clubs for the disabled are supported.

22. and 23. February 2020


On Saturday, 22nd and Sunday, 23rd February, our staff from the personnel department, supported by staff from the operative areas (warehouse and transport management) and our commercial director, had many interesting discussions with the visitors to the fair.

We would like to thank all visitors & applicants for their interest and are pleased about a successful event with many pleasant contacts and exciting discussions.

18 December 2019

Christmas party and year-end 2019

This year's Christmas party for the commercial department and the invitation to a joint snack on the company premises for all employees of the locations Essen and Unna in December were a successful year-end 2019. We wish you a good start into a healthy and successful year 2020.

09 August 2019

Honoring the jubilees

With an anniversary celebration and a joint meal, van Eupen thanked the jubilees for their loyalty and commitment to the company. We congratulate the jubilees on the anniversary.

23 July 2019

Environmental protection

Since 23.07.2019 we have been testing a natural gas truck in short-distance transports. Trucks powered by natural gas are characterised by very low CO2 emissions and low noise emissions.

25 May 2019

8. Table soccer tournament

At our eighth kicker tournament exciting games and good food led to a successful event. Congratulations to the winning team Francisco García and Marc-André Arnsmann.

12 April 2018

Pass an exam

We are pleased to announce that Jaqueline Zenker, Christian Hanz, Marc-Andre Arnsmann and Mehmet Besir Simsek passed the apprenticeship exam (IHK) and are able to supervise and instruct our apprentices. We also congratulate Jaqueline Zenker and Mehmet Besir Simsek on passing their exams to become a specialist in freight transport and logistics. We look forward to further cooperation.

29 March 2018

van Eupen supports Folkwang University of the Arts

Also this year van Eupen is supporting the Society of Friends and Sponsors of the Folkwang University of the Arts e.V. with a donation.

20 February 2018

van Eupen wins "Euregional Logist of the Year" competition

As part of our training as a merchant for forwarding and logistics services, our apprentice Alexander Uhlendorf has won the title "Euregional Logistician of the Year" in a team of other German and Dutch apprentices. The project was first carried out by the German-Dutch cooperation "Ler (n) end Euregio" this year. The task was the joint processing of a case study with the aim of taking on a fictitious cross-border freight forwarding business. At the end The team of Alexander Uhlendorf convinced by well-negotiated transport prices, warehouse concept, tour plans and a structured presentation of the business model. We are proud of the winning team and congratulate on this achievement.

30 Oktober 2017

Opening of new location Unna Formerstraße

In October, we started to store the first of our customers' products at our new location. We are pleased about the credible start and look forward to a successful cooperation with our customers.

08 September 2017

van Eupen supports the Tafel in Unna

Our employees Adrian Oppermann and Carolin Worch distributed pea soup from the goulash cannon in the city of Unna. Soup and goulash cannon were provided by van Eupen and for a donation every visitor got a portion. The revenues went to the Tafel in Unna, which can finance further projects.