BCA Marketplace has hit the acquisition trail once more, snapping up automotive services group Paragon Automotive for £105m. The move brings BCA one step closer to its goal to become the UK’s leading one-stop shop for automotive services for OEMs, dealers and leasing companies. The acquisition of Paragon comes just one year after BCA Marketplace, the company behind Webuyanycar.com, bought Eddie Stobart’s automotive logistics business Autologic for £16m, rebadging it BCA Automotive. Paragon bought Autologic’s automotive after-sales division from Stobart […]
Knights of Old remains on the hunt for more acquisitions after turnover jumped during the first full year of trading following its integration of the Mainland Group.
Eddie Stobart and the Unite union will start talks at Acas this Thursday (15 November) in a bid to end the row over drivers’ jobs at Tesco’s Doncaster DC. A spokesman for Eddie Stobart confirmed to Motortransport.co.uk that the operator’s MD David Pickering will personally attending the talks with Unite at Acas. The move comes after a 72-hour walkout by 180 Unite driver members facing redundancy at the DC. This included a demo outside a Tesco store in Westminster. Eddie Stobart […]