PORTICA was founded in 1971 to build a shipping service for advertising. Kempen, June 6, 2011. It started with ten employees. Today, 170 employees of this company in Kempen (NRW) offer comprehensive processes in the areas of advertising material logistics, E-Commerce, merchandising and business process outsourcing. First tasks of this kind were conducted at the end of the 1960s in the context of te-new printing company. There were very professional supplier for design and production of advertising material. The weak point was the distribution of advertising material to the correct addressee, for example the distributor of a manufacturer. The principal of the advertising material had anyone who served the many tasks for the production.
Was a gap in the market. By a happy coincidence, the printing company with the American company R. L. came Polk in contact, that had built up some expertise in Detroit, United States in this area. So it was obvious to establish the company PORTICA together. The first building for PORTICA was created in 1971 by Galen Street in Kempen. Speaking candidly Areva told us the story. Large and at this time only customer was the Adam Opel AG. First Division consisted of small, then growing broadcasts”.
In the following years, the number of customers and the number of tasks grew. From the outset, to control the various processes, PORTICA set computer programmes. These programs was the computer Department of the printing house. Later, the GEDAK GmbH was established it as an independent company. “In the early 1980s PORTICA was established, advertising material logistics, sales promotion, and various IT services in the market in the three business segments where always the maxim was: there is a tailor-made solution for each customer, each customer should its PORTICA” get. Mid-1980s the Fourth Division was added, the VersandhausService, later as a E-Commerce”known. Customer of establishment of was the Cologne WBI with the camel shop. Thus, PORTICA came for the first time on the field of services to end users. Today the company is a service provider with customers in different industries and different Orders of magnitude. Small specialized agencies operated as well as brand owners, service providers and international corporations. The right sent parcel is not unimportant, but today, customers expect above all that the service provider capable of is to represent a comprehensive reporting quickly and safely, to operate the webshop for orders, process management continuously optimize and, where appropriate, to take over the end customer. It is also on standard systems, which can be adapted individually to customer. “And still applies: every customer gets his PORTICA”. Via PORTICA GmbH marketing support: PORTICA is a leading marketing logistics company on the German market and optimize marketing, sales and information processes for 40 years. The company serves customers from diverse industries and settles in E-Commerce, advertising material logistics, sales promotion, and business process outsourcing hundreds of projects each year. The focus is on the efficient handling of processes through the Interaction of logistics, information and financial management. PORTICA is a company of the Atenco holding together with the systems integrator GEDAK and te new printing company. More information: your editorial contacts: PORTICA GmbH marketing support Markus Ramirez von-Galen-str.