Logistical case studies

Our customers about our services.

Our customers vary from small customers that only ship a few pallets each month to multinational companies where we handle their entire supply chain. We have gathered some customer stories that tell how some of our customers have benefitted from our know-how and services. 

Below you will find a brief description of each customer story. By clicking on the links at the left-hand side you can read the full story.

DSV Solutions peaks at the right time for Under Armour


Read more about how DSV Solutions has a clear understanding of what Under Armour needs in terms of service.

Xerox reduces stock levels thanks to VMI


Fewer days in inventory, less working capital and lower logistics costs – those are the results achieved by Xerox, a supplier of copiers, printers and print supplies, thanks to vendor managed inventory (VMI). Read more how DSV Solutions in The Netherlands plays a key role.

DSV and Cargill design fire-proof cocoa warehouse


After two major cocoa blazes in The Netherlands in 2003, logistics specialist DSV Solutions and Cargill Cocoa & Chocolate decided to work together on designing a new, inherently fire-safe approach to storing cocoa. 

Read more about how we safely store cocoa.



A number of years ago, the company’s ‘buy and build’ strategy meant that logistics at IMCD Group, a multinational distributor of food, chemical and pharmaceutical ingredients, was a local affair that received little attention. Read more about how DSV ended IMCDs fragmentation.

Volvo achieves top performance thanks to flawless logistics from DSV


Volvo achieves top performance thanks to flawless logistics from DSV. The manufacturing and assembly process at Volvo Car Corporation in Ghent runs like a well-oiled machine. Read more about how DSV achieves these results.

Bispebjerg Hospital – we define the future of logistics


Careful planning of the complex logistics processes is required by a modern medical facility. Read about why Bispebjerg Hospital chose DSV as their supply chain advisor despite the competition from major consulting firms.

The Persian leopard – we move the impossible


Bam Bam is the name of the endangered Persian leopard that we transported from Aalborg Zoo in Denmark to the Feline Conservation Center in Rosamond, California, USA. Read about the challenges we faced when transporting a live predatory cat.  

dm-drogerie markt - We last a lifetime


In 1986, dm-drogerie markt (dm) enlisted DSV to help distribute products to 10 local stores. A year later, the contract expanded to include warehousing and distribution to over 100 stores. Read more about how we work together ever since.

Mölnlycke Health Care


Mölnlycke Health Care has successfully expanded to become a global provider of single use surgical and wound care products. Read more about how DSV works together with Mölnlycke Health Care.

VELUX - We are transparent


The logistics behind making VELUX windows is complex; requiring perfectly synchronized delivery of raw materials, components and the finished windows from suppliers across the globe and between more than twenty factories in Europe alone. Read how DSV makes sure VELUX is always perfectly informed by using a IT dashboard for reporting, analysis and mutual feedback.

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