To give a new efficiency imprint to the whole supply chain, in a more widespread presence throughout the Italian territory.
Last 5 September 2019 Sogedim acquired I-Dika SPA, international freight forwarder and provider of logistics solutions based in Turin.
Sogedim is an already well established reality on the market for many years, and this further strategic acquisition in northern Italy, helps enriching its quality and performance. In addition to a vibrant growth of its local presence, the brand curtain rises on new development opportunities for local companies and other manufacture companies in Europe and worldwide.
I-Dika, founded in 1968 by Francesco Boffa and Giorgio Martinez, today provides a major distribution circuit in the transport and packaging of Wines & liqueurs, in Italy and all over the world. In addition, I-Dika has gained a strong expertise in textiles and clothing transport, thanks to a dense network relationships with important fashion brands.
Emanuele Codazzi, Sogedim Group / IDIKA Spa CEO says “The acquisition of i-Dika represents an important step in the expansion of our local business and commerce in the area.
In the freight and logistics activities flow, new product categories come in addition to the already wide range of sectors served, with further benefits for companies”.
The partnership with I-Dika will lead Sogedim to achieve ever higher goals and above all to offer high-level integrated solutions, increasingly oriented to customization and on-demand transport & logistics need.
I-Dika CFO Andrea Boffa declares “We have found in Sogedim a solid partner, able to create remarkable innovative solutions in the field of land, air and sea logistics. Joining the Group will allow us to restart with renewed vigor”.
The two companies together shall account for over 100,000 square meters of logistics warehouses in Lombardy and Piedmont, 500,000 annual shipments for 4,500 customers with a turnover of over 50 million euros and over 200 direct employees.