Logistics solutions for the future

The strategic partnership between Collico and LogXellence enables us to offer our customers a wider range of services and comprehensive solutions. As a result of the cooperation, a new and strong Finnish logistics operator has been created to improve our customers’ competitiveness.

Why are we merging?

  • In August 2021, Collico and LogXellence signed a letter of intent aimed at a merger between the two companies by the end of 2022. In connection with the agreement, Heino Group Oy and Suka Oy also became co-owners of LogXellence.
  • With the merger, we will achieve significant synergies and create unique conditions for the development of logistics services.
  • Together we can improve and develop systems that support a better customer experience.
  • By merging, we can make more effective use of automation and new technologies.
  • When we merge our companies, we have strong industry expertise and experience in successful integrations in the logistics industry.
  • Our executive team is committed and patient and we have skilled and motivated personnel and partners.
  • The owners and management of both companies have a unified view of the future vision and strategy.
  • We have versatile business premises, shelf units and equipment that can be adapted to different needs.
  • The merger will enable faster growth and a leading position in the food product logistics market.

We can offer better logistics for
the whole supply chain

Our service package covers the comprehensive logistics solutions or any individual services needed by the customer.

For ERP operations, we use our own ERP/WMS system from which we can build interfaces with the customer’s own systems.

The e-commerce logistics service solution also includes a commerce platform if the customer so wishes.

Warehouses, delivery solutions and our distribution service of small parcels will expand and diversify

Our service package covers the comprehensive logistics solutions or any individual services needed by the customer.

For ERP operations, we use our own ERP/WMS system from which we can build interfaces with the customer’s own systems.

The e-commerce logistics service solution also includes a commerce platform if the customer so wishes.

Our distribution service covers both B2C and small B2B deliveries at all temperatures and includes the routing of our customers’ deliveries, providing more accurate delivery time on the previous night and a message before delivery.

The distribution service makes it easy to combine the warehousing and picking of e-commerce products in our Vantaa warehouse. Our service is particularly suitable for food product e-commerce logistics and you can reach almost half of the Finns already in our current distribution area. Our goal is to expand our distribution areas further in 2022!

Kerava warehouse:

  • 30,000 m² of high-quality warehouse space, about 50% of which is temperature controlled (-18 C°…+14 C°)
  • Two semi-automatic rollers for food product picking
  • Cimcorp’s 3D Shuttle picking machine with 55,000 box slots
  • Authorisation for the storage of tax-free alcohol

Vantaa warehouse:

  • 7,000 m² of new high-quality warehousing space, completed in 2020, about 60% of which is temperature controlled
  • Approximately 700 m² of freezer storage
  • Authorisation for the storage of tax-free alcohol

Delivery solutions:

  • We offer our customers a nationwide B2B and B2C trunk and distribution network, which we manage with our own WMS system.
  • Our B2C and B2B distribution of small parcels covers the following areas: Turku, Tampere, Lahti, Kuopio, Mikkeli, Jyväskylä, Oulu, Riihimäki, Hämeenlinna, Vaasa, Seinäjoki, Oulu and Greater Helsinki.
  • International deliveries are handled with the help of our partner Skynet Worldwide Express.

Our shared vision and mission

Our vision:

We are the first choice for customers who need a reliable partner to ensure the functionality and efficiency of their logistics chain. We operate sustainably and profitably. We are a pioneer in food product and e-commerce logistics and we utilise the latest technologies and digital solutions in our operations. 

Our mission:

Our mission is to free up our customers’ resources for the development of their core business by providing logistics services and comprehensive solutions that exceed our customers’ expectations. We have competent and committed personnel, strong strategic partners and we are open-minded and agile.

A little background of the companies:

LogXellence Oy

  • LogXellence Oy is a logistics service company which was founded in 2019 and specialises in food product logistics, warehousing and versatile value-added services. The company started its operations in Kerava, in the former premises of Tuko Logistics in February 2020. During its first year of operation, the company invested in a new Dynamics D/365 ERP system provided by Efima Oy, partly automated roller track, conveyors and refrigeration technology for food product picking.
  • The company also owns a 3D Shuttle picking machine made by Cimcorp Oy.
    The company employs an average of 50 people.

Collico Oy

  • Collico Oy is a logistics service company founded in 2019, focusing on providing logistics services especially for domestic and international food e-commerce companies. The company also offers food product warehousing services and a comprehensive service package for alcohol manufacturers and importers, including domestic and international freight services, tax-free warehouse and distribution services. Services cover customers’ needs from warehousing, picking, transport and distribution to versatile value added services.
  • The company also operates as part of the international express delivery network of SkyNet Worldwide Express, which enables express and parcel deliveries anywhere in the world.
  • The company’s facilities are located in Vantaa (Juurakkotie) and it employs an average of 75 people. 

Collico – LogXellence – largest owners

HEINO GROUP OY

Heino Group is an investment company owned by the Heino family that invests in growing food product, ICT and logistics companies. Heino Group’s largest holdings are, for example, Kalavapriikki, Anton & Anton, Uniq Drinks Finland and Suppilog.

SUKA OY

Suka Oy is an investment company owned by Kari Hautanen’s family that invests in growing Finnish and Nordic industrial, retail and logistics companies. The largest holdings of Suka include Nurminen Logistics and Kauppahalli24.

PERLACASA OY

Perlacasa is an investment company owned by Collico’s CEO, Peter Klenberg.

JARI RINNEKOSKI

Jari Rinnekoski is LogXellence Oy’s largest personal owner and CEO.

SAVE LOGISTIIKKA

Save Logistiikka is a logistics company owned by the Rannila family in Seinäjoki, Finland, whose main business is freezer storage and distribution in the Ostrobothnia region.