Scan Group is a shipping and logistics company based in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Scan Group
TypePrivate limited company
FounderArne Simonsen
Key people
Arne Simonse(CEO)
RevenueDKK 6,7312 million (2012)[1]
DKK 90 million (2012)[1]
Number of employees
2,410 (2013)) [1]


The company was founded as Scan-Shipping by Arne Simonsen on 1 April 1969.[2] Scan-Shipping Airfreight was established in 1978. The first office outside Denmark opened 1973 in New York (since 1988 Shipco Transport Inc.). The name was changed to Scan Group in 2010.[3]


  1. ^ a b c "Scan Group A/S". Largest Companies. Retrieved 2010-01-04.
  2. ^ "Scan Group med vokseværk" (in Danish). Danske Transport Medier. Retrieved 2014-05-26.
  3. ^ "Ændringer hos Scan-Shipping" (in Danish). Danske Transport Nyheder. Retrieved 2014-05-26.

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