Beirut, Lebanon, November 3rd, 2011 – TNT Express in Lebanon is pleased to announce the successful shipment of 12 motorbikes to Yas Marina track in Abu Dhabi.
A.N.Boukather, one of TNT Express major customers in Lebanon, has used TNT Express special services division to ship 12 racing superbikes from Lebanon to the UAE on time. The company was taking part in a professional training event, where fans and ambassadors have met.
TNT Express, one of the world’s leading express delivery companies, is represented in Lebanon by The Netholding sal, a well-established company specialized in the express and freight business.
TNT Express in Lebanon offers a wide choice in standard morning delivery services to business, both domestic and international with sameday (domestic) delivery; 9:00 am express, 12:00 noon express, global express, economy express, receiver pays, air freight services and road haulage.
Roger Haddad, Country General Manager for TNT Express in Lebanon, commented: “TNT Express in Lebanon enabled the transportation and clearing through border customs of 12 APRILIA’s superbikes, spare parts and all of the mechanical equipment for these machines, from Beirut to Abu Dhabi and return. We have been thrilled and will consider riding with APRILIA on the next track to Doha, Qatar in December 2011. We could response to A.N.Boukather needs thanks to TNT Express expertise in vertical markets.”
A.N.BouKather Deputy General Manager, Nicolas BouKather said: “During the two days, APRILIA riders and friends were enriched with technical riding courses by California Super Bike School and were very enthusiastic while riding, maintaining focus and concentrating in the classes. All riders were wearing the full safety gear and were having fun and learning while being safe. We knew that we can rely on TNT Express delivery services. We received our APRILIA superbikes within the expected time.”
Tim Frank, General Manager for TNT Associates in the Middle East and Indian sub-continent said: “Special requirements are part of our business, like the pickup and the delivery of Motorbikes. TNT Express has the vertical markets expertise that offers a quick and an effective response to our customers’ industry specific solutions for handful and large customers, from the transport of live animals that requires a very complex logistical operation, to human transplant organs and television broadcast equipment, we can achieve the best results in market.”
About TNT Express
TNT Express is one of the world’s leading express delivery services providers. It delivers 4.7 million parcels, documents and pieces of freight a week to over 200 countries using its network of 2,653 depots, hubs and sorting centers. The company operates 30,239 road vehicles, 50 aircraft and has the biggest door-to-door air and road express delivery infrastructure in Europe.
TNT Express employs over 83,000 staff worldwide. It is the first company to have achieved global recognition as an Investor in People. TNT Express reported revenues of €7.05 billion in 2010. The operating income was €180 million. Visit the website of TNT Express at: http://www.tnt.com/express.
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