“Passion & know-how”, are the basic elements of our services. GPS is recognized by its customers for superior logistics solutions that make their business flow. With a strong focus on mainly niche markets including Live Entertainment, Motorsports, Automotive, Events and Project Logistics.GPS are innovators in tour planning, freight management, cargo transportation and shipping literally anything, anywhere at any time. This unique logistics service is the product of 20 years experience.GPS manages a network of the highest quality cargo agencies all over the world. GPS is the initiator of a network of Motorsport & Automotive forwarders. This neutral network has a combined experience and knowledge of over 25 years and is represented on all continents. De power of our network lies in the independency of its members. They are driven by unique solutions with remarkable experience, financially strong companies with a high level of transparency.GPS offers you worldwide support and logistical coverage. An experienced and inventive team looks for the most suitable, effective, efficient and secure solutions. Integrated in our service package is our personal attention and guidance in the operational process.
Being a member of the Dutch based Pieter Smit Group, GPS has access to a large fleet of over 400 trucks and trailers within Europe, mainly focused on touring of events and transport for special cargo.
The Pieter Smit Group is founded by Pieter Smit. The group is a very stable and financial healthy group of companies specialised in logistical services. The group services are divided in 6 divisions. With approximately 60 employees, over 400 truck units, offices in Belgium, Portugal, Germany, France and Poland, the Pieter Smit Group is a leading player in the market for tour, entertainment and event logistics. GPS (Global Pieter Smit B.V.) as member of the Pieter Smit Group, is a partnership between Mr. Smit, van Aalderen and van der Poel.
The activities can be divided in six divisions:
- Pieter Smit Show Services BV: Offers integrated logistical services: touring, storage and related logistics services in Europe. Mainly touring of local and international theatre and music productions.
- Pieter Smit Theater Rock BV: Truck, trailer and luxury car rental & lease services. Fleet management.
- Cars BV: In-house car, truck and trailer services and repair. Construction of special transportation equipment related to the touring and event industry.
- Global Pieter Smit BV: International Motorsport, Entertainment and Project Logistics (air, sea and road transportation).
- Pieter Smit Container Storage BV: Re-constructions and rental services of all types of containers. As well as supply of containers for storages purposes. Temperature controlled container storage.
- Pieter Smit Trucking BV: National- and European special transport services for events.