The Original We navigate your sustainable
business success



You can trust in more than 100 years of trading experience.


Emerged from 1881 founded Karstadt Quelle group we got more than 100 years of trading experience.


Beneficial Cargo Owner Network, Tender Management, Supply Chain Management.


Offices in Asia and Europe and a huge network of professional partners worldwide


By providing solutions for a variety of individual service components Corporate Service is able to ensure a perfect flow of your goods and meeting your needs at its best.

We will be happy to assist and find the perfect tailormade solution.


Learn more about Corporate Service


The roots of Corporate Service GmbH (CSG) reach back to the KarstadtQuelle Group / Arcandor Group. For years we have bundled and successfully managed all supply chain activities of the international commercial enterprise with it’s more than 35 affiliates that are sourcing mainly in Asia. Grown up with the formerly largest department store and mail order company in Europe, we know the issues and processes in order management, trading, logistics and retail business. So at CSG you can trust in more than 100 years of trading experience.

Since 2009 CSG is privately owned and fully independent, but still benefits from the huge global network and close connections to the largest international shipping companies. Furthermore, we have advanced our worldwide relations during the last years to a close meshed net of professional partners and service providers.

Today Corporate Service GmbH is able to offer full services: From sourcing, order management, tender management, supply chain management for retail business, in Department stores, Mail order, DIY or simply import activities – we will find for you the best and most efficient solution.

We optimize your material flows and close the value chain in a sustainable way. Corporate Service GmbH will never leave your stock alone – promised!

Why us

Reasons for Corporate Service

Whether summer seasons items or Christmas business – every CSG network member who signs a long-term contract can calculate with fixed rates. That’s the unique selling proposition of CSG in volatile market conditions.

The ocean carrier market is changing. The big international shipping companies have formed to three alliances recently. Today only around a dozen shipping companies are independent, in 2018 just a handful will remain.

To maintain close contacts to carriers, expand the BCO network and create synergies by combining buying powers and using economy of scales, are the key elements of our sustainable strategy and your business success.
We analyze your supply chain needs, support at tender management, provide tailor made trading concepts, fix problems along the supply chain of your goods, and impress with open communication, reliability and first-class-service. CSG is able to ensure a perfect flow of your goods.

Our global spread experts – especially our 24 stations in the Asian main hubs for international business – manage your goods professionally, directly and keep close contacts to shipping companies, service providers and of course your goods.

This is how CSG meets highest level of customer satisfaction.

Our Services

What Corporate Service can do for you

Bundling expertise

Good personal relationship with our valued partners is the main key in our business-philosophy.

Our Team is headed by Marc Baeuerle who was formerly responsible for procurement an supply chain logistics at KarstadtQuelle Group and is backed by experts from the Shipping Sector, Logistics Industry and Trading Companies – together we take care of your need.

Connecting BCOs

We link business partners. Reliable and continuous support is what shipping lines are looking for, by connecting BCOs and shipping lines directly, we can meet all needs at best.
CSG creates win-win-situations, network relationships and synergy effects.

Tender management

An efficient tender management is the base of your entrepreneurial success. We can manage it. You are invited to join the tender meetings.

Sustainable supply chain management

From short-termed trading requests up to solutions for a sustainable supply chain on the long run – CSG submits the best offer. Network members who are signing a long-term contract will pay a fixed management fee. Positive results: Every CSG client benefits from a clear calculation basis and best conditions in a volatile market.

Logistics and process analytics

We analyze and evaluate your supply process based on our experience combined with modern technologies and knowledge of current market trends. If necessary we optimize and redesign it to save your time and money.

Trading related consulting

Custom matters, import or export licenses, international trading laws, restrictions, country-specific provisions and prohibitions – we keep your cargo going all over the word. We are reliable partners in every case.



Corporate Service GmbH

Contact Details


Muendelheimer Weg 55a, 40472 Duesseldorf


Corporate Service (Netherlands) B.V.

Contact Details


Waalhaven o.z. 77
NL-3087 BM Rotterdam