Target LNC360
Deal Type Mergers & Acquisitions
Buyer Top Chrono
Transaction Description

Following the acquisition of, a pioneer in shop delivery, in September 2021, the TopChrono group has just integrated into its family a long-standing player in the Paris region in the B2B delivery sector: Les Nouveaux Coursiers (LNC), with the support of Siparex and Bpifrance.
The TopChrono group has been in existence for more than 35 years and is a leading player in the B2B delivery market. It has developed around four main activities: BtoB urgent deliveries, home deliveries for retailers and e-merchants, express transport of organic products under controlled temperatures and national and international courier services.

Thanks to a dynamic external growth strategy, the group’s turnover will increase by an average of 21% each year, from €54m in 2020 to €66m by the end of 2021. Based in Saint-Ouen, it currently has 750 employees.

In this context of growth, the group has just acquired LNC. Founded in 1981 by its current director, Eric Darras, LNC is a family business based in the Ile-de-France region that specialises in express delivery and logistics from its 950m2 warehouse in Ivry-sur-Seine.
This acquisition brings the group’s turnover to over €68m and consolidates its position as leader in the BtoB courier business in the Ile-de-France region. The acquisition also gives the group a new logistics hub south of Paris, thus completing its network and strengthening its last-mile logistics services in the Paris region.

Industry Sector
ICFG Office

ICFG France, Deomenos, successfully advised LNC360 on its acquisition by Top Chrono company

Transaction Details

ICFG France, Deomenos, successfully advised LNC360 on its acquisition by Top Chrono company, a beautiful operation in the B2B delivery market. TopChrono Group strengthens its leading position in the BtoB racing sector.