CORPORATE

HISTORY

1942 Mehmet Emin Horoz established Horoz Nakliyat in Gaziantep, Southeastern Turkey.
 
1957 M. Nurettin Horoz took over business after decease of Mehmet Emin Horoz.
 
1968 The very first step was taken into freight forwarding with Fertilizer Transportation work of Agricultural Credit Cooperative.
 
1970 Trend towards International Land Freight Forwarding was born. The title ''HOROZ NAKLİYAT'' became common with transportation to Middle East countries.
 
1984 Land Freight Forwarding to Europe started.
  
1995 International Sea Freight Forwarding, International Air Freight Forwarding and Customs Clearing departments were established.
  
1997 Horoz Holding and Mehmet Emin Horoz Educational Foundation (HOREV) were established.
 
1998 Re-organization to provide integrated services under Horoz Logistics. Establishment of warehousing, inventory management, value added services and domestic distribution network.
  
2000 Partnership established with Horoz Bolloré Logistics; a global player in ocean and air freight forwarding.

2001 Horoz Transportation Management System (HONEST) was put into operation.

2002  Horoz is the first logistics company which has put the barcode-tracking system into practice across Turkey. 

2005  Mehmet Emin Horoz Anatolian Logistics Vocational High School, the first Logistics Anatolian High School of Turkey,  was established in Avcilar, Istanbul. 

2007 Home delivery practices were introduced across Turkey.

2008  SAP R/3 was started to be employed in financial management processes. 
 
2009 Project cargo department was established.
 
2011 Industry-specific Logistics Solution Units were established.

2012  Facility with a warehousing area of 44,000 m2 was put  into operation in Şekerpınar, Istanbul. Mehmet Nurettin Horoz Logistics Technical and Industrial Vocational High School was established in Sehitkamil, Gaziantep.

2013  A modern facility providing fleet, warehousing and distribution integrated services was put into service on an area of 17,000 m2 in Hadimkoy.

2016 Trade name of SDV Horoz was changed as Horoz Bolloré Logistics.