Petit Forestier Group, our purpose

Petit Forestier Group, Europe's leading expert in sustainable refrigeration

Extensive temperature control expertise

Expertise in sustainable refrigeration

Petit Forestier Group is a multi-skilled ecosystem dedicated to sustainable refrigeration, bringing together industry and rental with services, sales and refurbishment. By innovating, personalising and responding, we make it easy for any company to manage its cold chain.

A range of temperature control capabilities  

The Petit Forestier Group has all the expertise needed to anticipate and meet the specific temperature control needs of companies and organisations: from the industrial manufacture of vehicle bodies to the rental and resale of vehicles and the recycling of spare parts. Our complementary range of rental solutions for dry goods transport meets the same business continuity challenges.

Developing our teams’ skills

We are a group of over 5,300 employees who see their teams and each of the women and men who make them up as a unique asset. As a forward-thinking family-run Group with ambitions to become the world leader in sustainable refrigeration, we offer real human adventures to all those who choose to place their trust in us.

Sustainable refrigerated rental as a vehicle for progress

Camions aurores

years of experience

Since the early days of on-board refrigeration, we have reinvented our businesses to anticipate industry revolutions.



At a time when societies and businesses are facing unprecedented environmental challenges, we are putting innovation in sustainable refrigeration at the heart of our development strategy.


Petit Forestier Group, a shared culture to move forward together

We are a French family-run business. Our culture is a foundation shared with our teams and partners, which guides our long-term vision.


Ensuring an unbroken cold chain, innovating and inventing new professions.


Providing a relevant, rapid and reliable response, and reinventing ourselves.


Defending our social values and accelerating the energy transition.

Sense of service

Listening to our customers and building long-term relationships.

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Our Brands

Because the refrigeration of perishable products improves people's quality of life, the Petit Forestier group helps every company to ensure an uninterrupted cold chain.

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Our Group

Petit Forestier Group has been growing and reinventing itself for over 100 years. Our transformation is focused on reinforcing our value chain: design, rental and reuse, with innovation and sustainability at the core.

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Our history

Our century-old family business continues to reinvent the refrigerated transport industry. We've been adapting to our customers' needs since 1907.

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