Specialized Retail

Gardening and pets - Back to nature

Is the garden the fi fth room of your house? In Europe,more than one in three homes have a garden. And onein two has a pet. The growing gardening and pet sectorsgenerate an annual turnover of 25 billion (from amateurgardening) and 22 billion Euros (excluding pet sales),respectively. Characterised by seasonality and in-storeavailability on demand, this sector requires fl exible andreliable transport and logistics solutions.

Castorama – DIY for city-dwellers

With around 100 stores in France and a 20%market share in the DIY sector, Castorama continues to attract customers in increasing numbers. The brand has entrusted the Norbert Dentressangle Group with part of its supply chain logistics, and more recently, transport.

Fnac - Sensitive products, flawless service

As the leading French distributor of cultural and technological goods, FNAC markets a very broad range of products. The company relies on Norbert Dentressangle for distribution to its town centre stores. This calls for tight security measures during transport.