B2C Europe secure €7.3 million in funding to facilitate growth ambitions
Dutch bank NIBC offers mezzanine funding to support B2C Europe’s plan to strengthen its service offer for the global ecommerce market
6th August 2015
B2C Europe, a company that specialises in cross-border ecommerce delivery, is expanding the size of its operations with a € 7.3 million investment.
The mezzanine funding from NIBC, a bank that supports fast growing businesses, will allow B2C Europe to expand its operational capabilities, local presence and service offering to support the international growth ambitions of retailers worldwide.
B2C Europe provides integrated domestic and international distribution and return shipping solutions, along with a number of additional services such as customs clearance and tax representation. The company has a presence throughout Europe, China and the USA providing local warehouses and local distribution and returns solutions.
For the last 15 years the company has enjoyed steady annual profit growth and with the new mezzanine funding B2C Europe will be able to strengthen its leading position in European cross-border logistics.
“We are very pleased to have NIBC’s financial and strategic support during a pivotal period of growth. Local presence in the logistics industry is crucial for international success in ecommerce and with this funding we are able to support our customers for any kind of logistic requirement all over Europe” commented Rijk van Meekeren, CEO of B2C Europe.
“B2C Europe is an ambitious competitor in the ecommerce industry. The company has established a strong European network and already commenced operations in China and the US, where the sector is booming. This new investment will allow the team at B2C Europe to accelerate development and take advantage of the substantial opportunities that exist in the ecommerce industry both in Europe and overseas” said Peter van den Anker, Investment director from NIBC.