The transition from Norbert Dentressangle to XPO Logistics in 2015 saw the 3PL make strong turnover gains across its three primarily road transport based activities in the UK. XPO acquired ND on 8 June 2015, and renamed its legal entities on 1 December 2015 – according to its most recent filings at Companies House. In its XPO Supply Chain Business (formerly Norbert Dentressangle Logistics) turnover for the year-ending 31 December 2015 closed at £759.7m, up from £711.6m in the previous […]
Norbert Dentressangle said its transport and logistics operations are “well on course” both in terms of growth and profitability, after posting a 19% increase in first-half earnings.
TNT Express is to spend €185m (£145m) improving its European road network during the next four years as part of its strategy to move more by road.
The threat of a tanker driver strike could now be averted, as the Unite union and fuel distribution companies reach agreement over a new set of proposals. Unite has also been given an extended industrial action mandate of 21 May to allow it time to discuss the new proposals with its 1,200 tanker driver members. Peter Harwood, Acas chief conciliator, who has been heading up the negotiations, says: “Following a further two days of intensive discussions, a final set of […]