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Cargus invests over 1 million euros in expanding the fleet, through a partnership with Țiriac Auto – Ford authorized dealer

Press release, Bucharest, July 27, 2021

Cargus, the courier company operating on the Romanian market for 30 years, invests over 1 million euros in expanding the fleet with 58 Ford vehicles, through a partnership with Țiriac Auto, authorized distributor of the Ford brand. Today, Cargus took over the first 38 Ford Puma vehicles, which are the first hybrid model produced in Romania, at the Ford factory in Craiova.
The rest of the Ford units will come in a mix of models: Puma, Kuga, Focus and Mondeo. These will be delivered by Țiriac Auto in the coming months.

“We are proud to be a pioneer in the courier industry and a leader in customer satisfaction. We chose to mark the 30th anniversary with an investment to support the work of our teams, because thanks to them we are here today. Ford Puma will provide our colleagues safety and comfort during business travel and, at the same time, will help us achieve our environmental goals.” said Melania Jaravete – Human Resources Director – Cargus.

“I am glad that Țiriac Auto is the long-distance choice for Cargus. I am convinced that in addition to reliability and competitive prices, another advantage of Țiriac Auto is our national service network, which can ensure quality and very prompt services. In addition, we are a company that offers an integrated package of customized commercial conditions, including through the Țiriac Auto Rulate division, which took over from Cargus part of the old fleet. ” added Marius Marian – CEO of Țiriac Auto.

The Ford Puma is a good choice for companies such as Cargus, which need modern, efficient and high-performance mobility solutions for their fleet. In addition to design and space, Cargus took into account in the purchasing decision, low emissions and the driving experience of the model.
“We are honored by that Cargus have choosed to include in its fleet the Ford Puma model, manufactured in Craiova. The efficiency, safety and technological innovations are key features for many companies, and Ford Puma convinces in each of these chapters. In addition, it is a vehicle perfectly adapted to the urban environment, with exceptional maneuverability and an unmistakable style. “Added Cristian Prichea – General Manager of Ford Romania, National Sales Company. The 38 Ford Puma cars were taken over today by the future users from the Țiriac Auto headquarters, from Bd. Expoziției Nr.2, Bucharest.

About Cargus

Cargus is the most experienced company on the fast courier services market in Romania. The company has expanded over its 30 years of operation, currently having over 5,000 employees and collaborators who offer courier services to individuals and legal entities through a national network of over 60 Ship & Go centers, where customers can pick up or submit parcels for delivery, 5 national sorting centers, 53 operational centers and a team of over 2,450 couriers who perform over 30 million deliveries per year.

At the beginning of 2019, Cargus was taken over by the Mid Europa Partners investment fund, one of the most active investors in Romania. Last year, Cargus recorded a 20% increase in sales volume and made investments of 12 million euro.

About Țiriac Auto

Țiriac Auto is one of the most extensive networks of car dealers and service in Romania, representing six of the most famous car brands on the market: Ford, Mercedes-Benz, Jaguar, Land Rover, Mitsubishi and Hyundai. Ţiriac Auto is part of the Ţiriac Group, which brings together over 40 domestic private companies, operating in multiple sectors such as real estate, automotive, financial services, air transport, security and protection services, property management and media services.

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