1. Over the last 30 years, The Berco Group has created over 10 000 permanent new employment positions in the economy
2. 80% of those jobs are occupied by previously disadvantaged individuals
3. In 2008 received an award as one of South Africa’s Top 300 National Companies for its contribution to the growth of the
economy and job creation
4. Committed to Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE)
Company Information Statistics / Demographics / History
Year founded: 1992
Founding members: Bernard E Cox, JB Joubert
Business and Finance Turnover: >R350-million
Financial year-end: 28 February
Market share: ±20%
Holding company: Berco Investments (Pty) Ltd
Accountants: Deloitte & Touche
Customer base: >5 000 active clients
Major accounts: Provides services to many of South Africa’s top blue-chip organisations; during the last three years growth has come not only from attracting new clients but also from implementing a broader range of logistic offerings to many key customers.
Nature of Business Activity: Domestic and international courier, warehousing, clearing and forwarding services including air and sea freight.