Day 1 – Tuesday 17 november
Jumbo is a family company from Brabant (NL) with a rich entrepreneurial history. Currently, Jumbo counts around 650 grocery stores, seven Foodmarkets and a successful order and delivery service. Besides, Jumbo launched a new convenience store concept Jumbo City, in which elements of their regular grocery store, their Foodmarket, and restaurant chain ‘La Place’ are combined. In this way, Jumbo aims to make delicious and healthy food easily accessible to everyone. In all stores and online, the unique Jumbo formula is applied (best service + largest assortment x lowest price) and the seven certainties that customers can rely on. By focusing on the customer, Jumbo is one of the most appreciated supermarket chains and has been proclaimed to ‘Best Supermarket of The Netherlands’ by GfK.
For more information, check their website: https://www.jumbo.com/
PostNL, an essential link between the physical and the online world. They have the largest network for letters, parcels and e-commerce in the Benelux countries. Their combinations of smart networks and digital applications enables them to provide their clients with valuable solutions. Digital applications play an increasingly large role in our daily lives. These services develop very rapidly. They put their resourcefulness to good use to constantly think off new ways to connect senders and receivers. Their innovative parcels network is completely adapted to the wishes of web retailers. Outside the Netherlands, they are active in Germany, the United Kingdom, Italy, Belgium and Luxembourg. PostNL employs a total of approximately 50,000 people.
For more information, check their website: https://www.postnl.nl/en/
Work with brands that are well-loved around the world, that improve the lives of their consumers and the communities around them. They promote innovation, big and small, to make their business win and grow; and they believe in business as a force for good. Unleash your curiosity, challenge ideas and disrupt processes; use your energy to make this happen. Their brilliant business leaders and colleagues provide mentorship and inspiration, so you can be at your best. Their portfolio ranges from nutritionally balanced foods to indulgent ice creams, affordable soaps, luxurious shampoos and everyday household care products. They produce world-leading brands including Lipton, Knorr, Dove, Axe, Hellmann’s and Omo, alongside trusted local names and innovative-forward thinking brands like Ben & Jerry’s, The Dollar Shave Club and Dermalogica.For more information, check their website: https://www.unilever.com/
Day 2 – Wednesday 18 november
ASML is a high-tech company, headquartered in the Netherlands. They manufacture the complex lithography machines that chipmakers use to produce integrated circuits, or computer chips. Over 30 years, ASML has grown from a small startup into a multinational company with over 60 locations in 16 countries and annual net sales of €11.8 billion in 2019. Behind ASML’s innovations are engineers who think ahead. The people who work at the ASML include some of the most creative minds in physics, mathematics, chemistry, mechatronics, optics, mechanical engineering, software engineering and computer science.
For more information, check their website: https://www.asml.com/en
DHL is a leading global brand in the logistics industry. Their divisions offer an unrivalled portfolio of logistics services ranging from national and international parcel delivery, e-commerce shipping and fulfillment solutions, international express, road, air and ocean transport to industrial supply chain management. With about 380,000 employees in more than 220 countries and territories worldwide, DHL connects people and businesses securely and reliably, enabling global sustainable trade flows.
For more information, check their website: https://www.dhl.com/en.html
Royal Philips of the Netherlands is a leading health technology company focused on improving people’s health and enabling better outcomes across the health continuum from healthy living and prevention, to diagnosis, treatment and home care. Philips leverages advanced technology and deep clinical and consumer insights to deliver integrated solutions. The company is a leader in diagnostic imaging, image-guided therapy, patient monitoring and health informatics, as well as in consumer health and home care.
For more information, check their website: https://www.philips.nl/