DX Group has bought some of City Link’s assets for £1.1m as the administrator. DX, which is headed up by former City Link MD Petar Cvetkovic, has bought assets including cages, scanners and certain intellectual property, the nature of which has not been disclosed. The sale comes as a spokesman for administrator Ernst & Young (EY) told Motortransport.co.uk that City Link’s leased the majority of its 1,700-stong vehicle fleet prior to it entering administration on Christmas Eve. This included around […]
City Link’s new MD has put in place a three-year turnaround strategy at the struggling parcels business in the wake of “disappointing” losses. The plan will see City Link break-even within the next four months, make a profit by Q4, and become a £500m business in the next three years, through a combination of improved customer service, reduced operational costs and a focus on winning profitable business, rather than chasing volumes. Speaking to MT.co.uk, new MD Dave Smith, who joined […]
City Link is launching two new cross-border packet delivery services as it continues with its plans to become a ‘one stop shop’ for customers.