Nieuw-Vennep, 19th June 2020 – Edwin de Jongh, managing director of Fr8, has announced to join the advisory board of Trip & Co. In this upcoming change, Trip & Co and Fr8 will join their strategic forces within a collaboration. By taking this step, de Jongh hopes to contribute to the worldwide success of Trip & Co.
Edwin de Jongh is managing director of Fr8, which is an executive search and recruitment agency in the air freight industry. In addition to this, he will join the advisory board of Trip & Co in order to enforce the company in the creation of new concepts and products. De Jongh: “New products and concepts will be devised and launched in the coming period. The Cargo Seat Bag which is developed by Trip & Co is a great example of one of those new concepts. We are working on new projects that will shortly be presented. I’m excited to start this new challenge and looking forward to a great collaboration with Trip & Co’s CEO Tijmen Koster.”
The activities Trip & Co
Trip & Co was founded in 1890 as a supplier for the shipping industry. These days Trip & Co is a leading name as manufacturer and supplier of EASA and FAA approved cargo products, such as Tie Down Straps, Thermal Covers, Fire Containment products and Cargo in cabin solutions. Trip & Co is creating and developing high-quality cargo protection solutions for lighter, easier and safer cargo transport. A long history of working with industry professionals and developing in-depth industry knowledge has resulted in a widespread network of partners and customers around the world. Their maintenance program makes sure their carbon footprint stays as limited as possible, due to the extension of the product endurance. Innovation is a key business objective for all Trip & Co employees. Whether it is through environmental sustainability programs or through innovation in product design and testing, Trip & Co is always looking for ways to take cargo products to the next level.