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Meet our Czech office

September 5, 2022

On April Fool’s Day in 2008, we opened the doors to our first Begoma office outside of Sweden, in Hradec Králové, in the Czech Republic. Our branch manager, Iva Brič, was our first employee in the Czech Republic and was pivotal in developing our business between the Czech Republic and Scandinavia. She organized road freight […]

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Begoma’s Strategy

August 22, 2022

Let’s talk strategy! Any company that wants to grow its business needs a business strategy, and Begoma is no exception. We asked Begoma’s CEO Henrik Malmberg to give us some insights into their strategy and what we can expect from them in the future. Could you tell us a little more about Begoma’s strategy? We […]

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BREXIT – one year later

April 28, 2022

On the 31st of January 2020, the U.K. formally left the EU. With the transition period ending on December 31st, 2021, new customs formalities are now compulsory. In this article, we will take a closer look at the changes BREXIT entails for the shipping industry. We have also chatted to one of Begoma’s clients about […]

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Lead time, cost, and environmental impact

April 28, 2022

Today, the transport sector accounts for 30% of the total energy consumption in Europe. Road transports make the largest portion of this percentage with a sizeable 73%. Modes of transport like trucks use fossil fuels which produce large quantities of carbon dioxide when burned. In this day and age, reducing greenhouse gases is on the […]

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Global Supply Chain Disruption – Why, for how long and what to do?

November 3, 2021

According to the old proverb, a chain is only as strong as its weakest link. And following the trade war between China and the U.S., Brexit and the devastating COVID-19 pandemic, the global supply chains’s weak links have been exposed on a large scale. We spoke with Begoma’s board member Jan Olhager, professor in Supply […]

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