Axe Group

AXE (Ahlers - Xylos - AXE Investments) stands for Access to Xcellent Expertise. The group has controlling interests in Ahlers and Xylos.


Ahlers is a family owned international logistic service provider with HQ in Antwerp.

For more than 100 years Ahlers has been helping clients with logistics solutions all over the world. With 650 employees in 3 continents (Europe, Asia, Africa), Ahlers provides state-of-the-art logistics support in warehousing, trade facilitation, supply chain solutions, project cargo management, value added logistics and data analytics. Six dedicated branches with one common goal: finding unique solutions that fit our customers’ profile perfectly.

Xylos solves business challenges through strategy, design and technology with a human-centered approach. Enabling employees to do their job efficiently, anywhere and anytime, requires a Digital Workplace that integrates all the core business applications and drives communication and collaboration. A customer’s digital dream also requires solid technological foundations. Xylos’ Hybrid Cloud team strategizes, builds and manages customers’ IT architecture based on current and future needs. Bagaar ensures a seamless integration between online and offline business through design and development of Digital Products. When introducing new tools and technologies, it’s essential to support people throughout the change. The Xylos’ Learning Digital approach ranges from digital coaches and end-user training to knowledge platform OASE, and LMS and e-learning provider Neo Learning.


AXE Investments is headquartered in Antwerp (Ahlers House)

Noorderlaan 139 B - 2030 Antwerpen