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Alfons B. Veer switches to Commercial Vehicles
07. August 2018Alfons B. Veer switches to Commercial Vehicles

As of 1 August 2018, Alfons B. Veer, CEO of Trenkamp & Gehle GmbH, will also be appointed Executive Director at the Krone Commercial Vehicles Group.

17. July 20181,000 trailers delivered to N&K Spedition in Esbjerg

N&K Spedition is one of Krone's largest refrigeration customers and has just received its 1,000th refrigerated semitrailer from Krone Fleet Denmark since 2010. N&K’s ...

Changes to the senior management at Krone Commercial Vehicle Group / Dr. Frank Albers
04. July 2018Changes to the senior management at Krone CV Group

Dr Frank Albers takes over as Managing Director of National/Internationals Sales and Marketing at the Krone Commercial Vehicle Group

26. June 2018Krone joins ADAC Truck Grand Prix at Nürburgring

Once again this year, Krone is an official sponsor of the FIA European Truck Racing Championship (FIA ETRC) and is participating as an exhibitor at the Truck Grand Prix, ...

15. June 2018Easy, quick, safe: Spring steel instead of plug-in lathes

The load securing curtain - Krone Safe Curtain - The name says it all: With Krone's load securing curtain Safe Curtain, high-strength spring steel strips are integrated ...

30. May 2018KRONE presents unique load-securing systems

KRONE is exhibiting a Profi Liner curtainsider trailer at the Brussels commercial transport show, ‘We are Transport’, which features the market-proven Multi-Lock and ...

03. May 2018Schmid Transport celebrates 70th anniversary with Krone

The Regensburg-based transport and freight-forwarder, Schmid Transport and Spedition GmbH & Co, has taken delivery of 33 new Box Liner container carriers from Krone for ...

26. April 2018Krone Parts get there faster with Unique QR Code

16. March 2018Krone honours stem cell donors

621 Krone employees signed up as potential stem cell donors during the blood typing campaigns in Werlte (2007) and Spelle (2014). No fewer than 23 Krone employees have ...

09. March 2018Krone at Transport Compleet in Hardenberg

The German commercial vehicle manufacturer Krone is exhibiting at the Transport Compleet trade fair. This international trade fair takes place from March 13 to 15 2018 ...

21. February 2018Central spare parts centre for improved customer service

In response to current and future demand for parts requirements in the commercial vehicle sector, Krone Commercial Vehicle Group has started operations at its new ...

09. February 2018Two Hundred and Fifty Vehicles Roll with Heavy Goods

As Regional Sales Manager in his area, Markus Gemmel supervises the federal states of Rhineland-Palatinate and Saarland. His customer, L.T.G., is a Langenlonsheim-based ...

22. January 2018Krone-Holding expands senior management team

Bernard Krone Holding SE & Co. KG is expanding its senior management team. Dr David Frink (45) will join chairman of the board Alfons Veer (63) and managing partner ...

18. December 2017Krone maintains its strong market position

Bucking the trend – this is an appropriate way to describe the growth of the Krone Group over the past few financial years. While many agricultural machinery ...

06. December 2017Cargo bike concept wins European Transport Prize

The newly founded joint venture RYTLE of the Krone Group and Orbitak AG was awarded the European Transport Prize for Sustainability 2018 by an expert jury for its ...

05. December 2017Well-attended Solutrans trade fair in Lyon

17. November 2017KRONE 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 2017KRONE 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 2017Opening 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 2017High 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.

KRONE at Moscow's Comtrans 2017 Trade Fair
31. August 2017KRONE 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.

Krone makes strategic appointment
15. August 2017Krone 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. ...

PEMA expands fleet with commercial vehicles from Krone
18. July 2017PEMA 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.

2.300 Krone swap bodies sold to Seaco Global
07. July 20172.300 Krone swap bodies sold to Seaco Global

Hermes Germany modernizes infrastructure with high-strength Krone swap bodies

Transway Parts keep Krone trailers on the move in Ireland
06. July 2017Transway 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 ...

Customer focus pays off: Commercial vehicle manufacturer Krone twice awarded “Best Brand”
22. June 2017Krone 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 ...

Krone and Trailer Partner win readers’ award TOP SLOVAKIA 2017
20. June 2017Krone 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.

Krone offers compliant Box Liners with maximized payload
15. June 2017Krone 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

500th KRONE trailer handed over to Blue Water Group
02. May 2017500th 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 ...

Krone wins BVL-Award “Best Logistic Brand 2017“
27. April 2017Krone 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 ...

Krone supplies Benway Marine & Logistics
31. March 2017Krone 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 ...

Gábor Somogyi is Krone's new managing director in Hungary
07. February 2017Future-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 ...

Hannes Nachtelberger retires
06. February 2017Hannes 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 ...

Krone builds new spare parts warehouse
23. January 2017Krone 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 201780 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 2016Commercial vehicle industry under economic pressure

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

21. December 2016Krone 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 2016Krone 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 2016Krone 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 2016DFDS '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 2016GBA 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 2016Krone 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 2016IAA 2016 Special

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

22. September 2016Efficiency Run 2016

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

15. August 2016500th 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 2016Warrens 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 2016The 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 2016Krone 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 2016Gustke 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 2016Krone 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 2016Lower 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 2016Robust 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 2016400th 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 2016Bring 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 2015Trailer 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 2015The 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 ...