Jan Visser established our family business in september 1919. Throughout the years we have developed ourselves into specialists in distributing pallets, packages and Warehousing. Below you will read how it all began nearly a century ago and which steps the company took since its establishment.
We are very proud of our rich history, please view our timeline below.
Visser Duiven is founded in 1919 and started with a grocery service in Zevenaar and surroundings.
The horse is exchanged for a truck.
The truck fleet is gradually extended. The provided service is mainly transport for a number of regional clients.
Gerrit Visser starts working for the company and is the 2nd generation working within the family business.
Several clients request the transport of higher volumes. By combining the goods from several clients, the partial loads are offered.
Marcel Visser starts working for the family business and is the 3rd generation working for the company.
Due to growth, the premises at the Lorentzstraat in Zevenaar is extended.
The organization keeps growing and the current location becomes to small. A new cross dock location at the Edisonstraat in Zevenaar is opened.
The crossdock location at the Edisonstraat in Zevenaar is extended.
The family business moves from Zevenaar to Duiven to a new premises with 78 docks. Finegrained distribution throughout the Netherlands is the core business of the organization.
It is time for a new name and corporate identity: Expeditie Visser B.V. becomes Visser Duiven B.V.. The organization grew from a small family business into a professional business parter. The processes are optimized.
The current location is extended with another 2.500 m² crossdock and 10 docks.
The realization and extension of 5.500m² and 38 docks of the distribution centre. With this, the total surface of the premises is 16.500m² with 105 loading/unloading docks on a total surface of 46.000 m².
Cindy Visser started to work for the family business and is the 4th generation working for the company.