Gamba et Rota : Logistician and carrier

More than 70 years of experience!

Gamba et Rota is a family business created in 1947 which provides a global offer based on two sectors: logistics and transport.

We put our experience, professionalism, specialised teams and high technical means to the use of our clients, by offering a complete logistics service, from supply to storage and orders processing, to national or international distribution.

Always attentive to the needs of our industrial clients, retailers, importers and e-merchants, we study and develop for each case customised solutions, so as to bring performance and flexibility, and cater to the expectations and demands of their activities.

The company uses a fleet of 270 vehicles and a large network of partners (Astre group) to offer to the clients a global management of flows, nationally and internationally.

Our history A few key dates in the life of our company

  • Creation - 1947

    Beginning of the transport operations by the GAMBA family
  • 1993 - Adhesion to the ASTRE GROUP

    The company GAMBA et ROTA joins ASTRE, the number one European group in Transportation and Logistics.
  • Logistics development of wine and spirits - 2012

    Opening of our highly-secured platform, with a 14-16°c controlled temperature, dedicated to wine and spirits.
  • 2013 - E-commerce logistics deployment

    Launch of our « E-commerce » logistics operations.
  • Specialisation in food logistics - 2016

    Deployment of our offer dedicated to the logistics of food and delicatessen.
  • 2018 - Building of new platforms

    Next stage of the deployment of our logistics services with the opening of a new platform with the same technical characteristics. This is the first step of a new extension project of our logistics surfaces.
  • Log'in 3 - 1987

    creation of a grouping of 3 local carriers (GAMBA, TCP, STTI) to gather their means and their skills and bring to their clients global controlled solutions which associate the sectors of transportation, mailing, overseas, customs and logistics.
  • 2007 - Takeover of BEADE

    Takeover of the BEADE company in Agen with three other associates.
  • Palme du Transport - 2008

    GAMBA et ROTA is rewarded by the sector and receives the Palme du Transport.

Key figures

  • Vehicles
  • Employees
  • M€
    Chiffre d'affaires
  • 000
    M2 of warehouses
  • M
    Stored bottles
  • M
    Pallets carried per year

Béade, our subsidiary

In 2006, GAMBA et ROTA, along with three other companies from the ASTRE group, takes over the Béade company in order to develop its operations in the South-West of France.

Located in Colayrac-Saint-Cirq (in the agglomeration of Agen, in the South-West of France) and Villeneuve-Sur-Lot, and with 25 daily circulation channels, this platform operates locally, in order to have a better responsiveness. It covers around 15 departments in the South-West, from the city of Niort to the city of Perpignan.

The company also has a storage capacity of 22.000 m2 and offers various logistics services (orders processing, e-commerce, stripping of containers…).

Our establishment

Values and philosophy: Des valeurs humaines au coeur de nos relations

GAMBA et ROTA is a family business, deeply attached to its roots and the value of good-quality work, that puts human values at the heart of its relationships with customers and collaborators.

Our commitments

  • Expertise and full commitment from our teams,
  • Attention, flexibility and creation of customised solutions to cater the needs and expectations of each client,
  • Reliability, quality and security at each level of the company, for a full and continuous satisfaction of our clients,
  • Innovation, optimisation of processes and responsiveness for an optimal performance,
  • Support of our clients clients in their projects and developments to build stable and long-term partnerships,
  • Collective and responsible commitment to respond effectively to the demands of our clients, suppliers and collaborators,
  • A strong commitment to the protection of the environment.