News

17. November 2017

KRONE at the French Solutrans 2017 Trade Fair in Lyon

Commercial vehicle manufacturer Krone is participating in the Solutrans trade fair (Salon International des Solutions de Transport Routier et Urbain) in Lyon from ...

08. November 2017

KRONE Winner of the German Telematics Award 2018

Krone wins the “German Telematics Award 2018” for its innovative trailer telematics that meet the wide ranging demands of the logistic specialists of today and tomorrow. ...

16. October 2017

Opening of the Krone France SAS Center

Together with approximately 250 guests from the French logistics industry, the Krone France Team opened the new Krone Center in Lyon, near the Saint Exupéry Airport (a 5 ...

11. September 2017

High demand for professional transport solutions

At the COMTRANS 2017 commercial vehicle trade fair in Moscow, KRONE presented trailers and services "Made in Germany" to the Russian transport and logistics market.

31. August 2017

KRONE at Moscow's Comtrans 2017 Trade Fair

From the 4th to the 9th of September 2017, Krone will be presenting its practical transport solutions in hall 13, stand 13-360 at Comtrans 2017 in Moscow.

15. August 2017

Krone makes strategic appointment

As part of the realignment of sales activities in Key Account Management, Ingo Geerdes has been appointed Managing Director of Fahrzeugwerk Bernard Krone GmbH & Co. KG. ...

18. July 2017

PEMA expands fleet with commercial vehicles from Krone

At the transport logistic fair in Munich, Krone Commercial Vehicle Group and PEMA GmbH agreed on the delivery of a mixture of trailer units.

10. July 2017

Transway Parts keep Krone trailers on the move in Ireland

Transway Parts, the aftermarket and support service division of Fleet Solutions is now providing same-day delivery of all fast-moving Krone parts to Dublin and overnight ...

07. July 2017

2.300 Krone swap bodies sold to Seaco Global

Hermes Germany modernizes infrastructure with high-strength Krone swap bodies

22. June 2017

Krone twice awarded “Best Brand 2017”

Krone has been named a winner in the category “curtainsided and refrigerated semitrailers” and ranks second best in the category “trailer axles” of the “Best Brands ...

20. June 2017

Krone and Trailer Partner win readers’ award TOP SLOVAKIA

The journal “Transport a Logistika” awarded the Slovakian KRONE retailer Trailer Partner. Trailer Partner is winner of the renowned prize TOP SLOVAKIA 2017.

15. June 2017

Krone offers compliant Box Liners with maximized payload

Compact rear end improves payload for 20 ft. containers - Universal box container eLTU70 adapts to most forms of transport transports

02. May 2017

500th KRONE trailer handed over to Blue Water Group

KRONE Fleet Danmark A/S has recently delivered 134 Profi Liners to Blue Water Shipping. With this latest delivery, the trailer fleet of the Danish transport and ...

27. April 2017

Krone wins BVL-Award “Best Logistic Brand 2017“

As a manufacturer of trailers and superstructures, Krone wins the prize “Best Logistic Brand 2017“ awarded by the Federal Association of Logistics (Bundesvereinigung ...

31. March 2017

Krone supplies Benway Marine & Logistics

The Krone Commercial Vehicles Group has delivered ten semitrailers from the Dry Liner dry case model series to Benway Marine & Logistics GmbH & Co. KG. The purchase of ...

07. February 2017

Future-oriented generation change

Gábor Somogyi, 38, is the new managing director of Hungarian Krone Trailer SE Kft. Somogyi follows directly in the footsteps of Hannes Nachtelberger, who retired ...

06. February 2017

Hannes Nachtelberger retires

Hannes Nachtelberger, 63, managing director of Krone Trailer SE Kft. in Budapest and Sales Director for Krone Austria, commenced his well-earned retirement at the end of ...

23. January 2017

Krone builds new spare parts warehouse

The Krone Commercial Vehicle Group is building a 8,500 square metre warehouse near European Route 233 in Herzlake to store replacement parts for all vehicles distributed ...

12. January 2017

80 semitrailers for CTJ Janssen

80 new Krone semitrailers from the Profi Liner model series are now being deployed at CTJ Janssen GmbH. The trailers were officially handed over to Ernst-August Bührke ...

30. December 2016

Commercial vehicle industry under economic pressure

Due to massive increases in raw material and energy prices, moderate price adjustments are unavoidable.

21. December 2016

Krone Group plans a new validation centre

For the construction of a validation centre, the Krone Group wants to invest 15 million Euros in an area of about 13 hectares in the IndustriePark Lingen.

21. December 2016

Krone Group stays on good course

Although markets remained difficult, the Krone Group generated sales of around 1.8 billion euros in the fiscal year 2015/2016, a result that once again exceeds the ...

29. November 2016

Krone invests in Werlte site

The Krone Commercial Vehicle Group plans to construct an ultra-modern coating plant in Werlte. Krone intends to construct the factory, with a footprint of around 16,000 ...

21. November 2016

DFDS 'Pink Trailer' campaign to 'drive out breast cancer'

International freight forwarder and multi-modal specialist DFDS has selected a Krone trailer from its European fleet to play centre stage in a new initiative supporting ...

17. November 2016

GBA Services returns to Krone for ‘trouble-free’ service

Lancashire - based operator GBA Services has added a further 22 Krone trailers to its fleet as demand for the company’s services in the pharmaceutical and high-value, ...

28. October 2016

Krone Center opens in Rotterdam

Together with some 150 guests, the Krone Trailer BV team celebrated the opening of the new Krone Center in Rotterdam. In his welcome speech, Dr Bernard Krone highlighted ...

22. September 2016

IAA 2016 Special

Get connected - Krone demonstrates intelligent networked transport solutions at the IAA

22. September 2016

Efficiency Run 2016

Up to 20 percent less fuel and CO2: Mercedes-Benz Trucks and Krone present highly efficient semitrailer-tractor combination

15. August 2016

500th Krone box trailer for Dachser France

The overall 500th Krone box trailer was recently officially handed over by Ingo Geerdes, Krone Director Key Account Management, to Frédéric Jurado and Philippe Ricard ...

15. August 2016

Warrens take first consignment of Code XL Dry Liners from Krone

Warrens Warehousing Group has taken delivery of its first consignment of Dry Liner box trailers from Krone which, says the company, will join its 200-strong European ...

20. May 2016

The new Krone Center in Gebze has opened

Strategic development of Turkish activities - The new Krone Center in Gebze (near Istanbul) has now been officially opened.

21. May 2016

Krone at Comvex in Istanbul

The specialist trade fair, Comvex, is taking place from 21st to 24th May in Istanbul. Krone has a 1,200 sqm stand at the exhibition and will exhibit vehicles which are ...

02. May 2016

Gustke Food Logistik relies on Krone

Two, visually striking Krone Cool Liner trailers have recently been received by Stephan Gustke, Managing Director of Spedition Heinrich Gustke GmbH, who are based in ...

29. April 2016

Krone Trailers for Tarrant International

Tarrant International Transport, one of Ireland’s leading logistics and distribution operators has added four new Krone Profi Liners to its fleet and says that the ...

27. April 2016

Lower Saxony Foreign Trade Prize has been awarded

Krone honoured for successful development in Turkey - For the successful development of Fahrzeugwerk Krone and in relation to the Turkish production site, Krone TİCARİ ...

09. February 2016

Robust and functional - Krone's new building materials trailer

With its newly designed building material trailer – Load Carrier – Krone offers a robust and practically-oriented vehicle which has been specially tailored to meet the ...

03. February 2016

400th Krone Trailer for freight forwarding company Peiffer

Freight forwarding company Peiffer and Fahrzeugwerk Krone are celebrating two significant anniversaries: For 40 years Peiffer has been a customer of Krone and recently ...

11. January 2016

Bring concludes framework agreement with Krone for curtainsider ...

An agreement between Krone and the Norwegian logistics operator Bring has recently been signed by Equipment Director Jan Anderson for the supply of curtainsider trailers ...

18. December 2015

Trailer marriage in Emsland: Krone and Brüggen merge to become KRONE ...

Krone repositions itself in the utility vehicle business - The long-standing collaboration between Fahrzeugwerk Bernard Krone GmbH and Brüggen Fahrzeugwerk & Service ...

07. December 2015

The future in focus

Krone maintains sales revenue at 1.6 billion euros - Despite difficult market conditions, including the impact of the Russian crisis and the expiration of EU milk ...