- It was founded in 1982 and provides high value-added logistics services for pharmaceutical manufacturers in Italy.
- This strategic acquisition marks an important milestone in Logista's entry into the Italian market and further strengthens its position as a leader in pharmaceutical distribution.
Logista, Europe's leading logistics operator, has announced the acquisition of Gramma Farmaceutici, a company specialized in logistics services for the pharmaceutical industry in Italy. This strategic acquisition marks an important milestone in Logista's expansion in Italy and further strengthens its position as a leader in pharmaceutical distribution.
Founded in 1982, Gramma Farmaceutici has excelled in providing high value-added logistics services for pharmaceutical manufacturers in Italy. The company ensures efficient distribution to wholesalers, hospitals and pharmacies throughout the country. In addition, Gramma Farmaceutici has all the necessary licenses to carry out pharmaceutical distribution and logistics operations in Italy, demonstrating its commitment to excellence and compliance with the highest quality standards.
Gramma Farmaceutici, which had a turnover of €8.5M in 2022, has a modern facility of approximately 25,000 sqm, including a 15,000 sqm main warehouse. The company offers a variety of services tailored to the needs and requirements of customers nationwide, including integrated logistics, order picking and warehousing, logistics outsourcing (3PL) and cold storage of vaccines.
With this strategic acquisition, Logista takes a significant step towards expanding its presence in the Italian pharmaceutical market. Gramma Farmaceutici becomes the first milestone in the launch of Logista's pharmaceutical operations in Italy, enabling the company to offer its industry-leading distribution services to Italian customers. This acquisition, and the investment plan, will consolidate Logista's position as a trusted logistics partner in the Italian market and reaffirms its commitment to providing efficient and tailored solutions for the pharmaceutical supply chain.
Iñigo Meirás, CEO of Logista, explains: "By incorporating Gramma Farmaceutici, we strengthen Logista's position in pharmaceutical logistics and distribution also in Italy, expanding into a new key market and complementing our existing capabilities in value-added services for our customers".
About Logista – www.logista.com
Logista is one of Europe's largest logistics operators and specializes in distribution to proximity channels. It regularly serves nearly 200,000 points of sale in Spain, France, Italy, Portugal, the Netherlands and Poland and provides the best and fastest access to the market for a wide range of convenience products, pharmaceuticals, electronic recharging, books, publications, tobacco and lotteries, among others. It also stands out for being the largest transport network in Spain, which is also certified in food safety.
Logista has a team of highly qualified professionals comprising more than 7,000 direct employees and 15,000 collaborators, focused on serving its customers in the most efficient way and adapted to their needs.