David Neto Group was founded to fulfil the aspirations and needs of David Soares who build the group up from a fleet of only four trucks, converting it into a national and international benchmark company.
Since the Group’s establishment in 1967 the competence and quality of work has led to a sustained growth that has enabled the creation of four new companies aimed at satisfying the group’s needs in terms of storage/logistics, international transportation and swiftness in delivering urgent loads.
Designed to operate in the various areas covered by modern logistics, David Neto companies have become a benchmark in the area due to their precision and ability to respond to the demands companies face nowadays. Today, David Neto Group has the necessary experience, security and confidence to become your company’s best European logistics partner!
The founder, David Soares, starts the transporting activity as a sole-proprietor.1954
David Soares Neto & C.ª, Lda is founded.1967
Move to new premises with a 6.000m2 area.1983
Establishment of Planotir – Operadores de Transportes, Lda.1990
Establishment of DDN – Distribuição David Neto, S.A.1991
Facilities expansion and construction of new warehouses to enlarge logistical capacity and meet client demands1993
Certification of the quality warranty system by APCER – Portuguese Association for Certification;1997
Company’s rebranding from the original name to TDN – Transportes SA and establishement of TDN Group.1999
New certification recognition by APCER.2003
Establishment of Esmoriztur – Viagens e Turismo, S.A.2003
Aquisition of ExpressOpção, Lda.2007
Opening of TDN south branch office at Lisbon’s metropolitan area.2011
Construction of new parking space to a total area of 60.000m2 area.2015
Enlargement of logistical capacity of warehousing to a total area of +10.000m2 at the headquarters2016
Enlargement of logistical capacity of warehousing to a total area of +10.000m2 at the headquarters2017
Increase and renewall of the fleet.2017
Rebranding to David Neto Group.2018
New office branch in France2018
Creation of the car transport business unit2018
Creation of a business unit in special transports2019
Opening of two new office branches projected2021