Suttons Group has renewed its contract with BP Acetyls, the largest single producer of acetic acid and anhydride in Europe. The deal sees Suttons confirmed as the exclusive distributor of bulk hazardous liquids in the UK for BP Acetyls . As a result of the deal, Suttons will also invest in a new fleet based at the BP Acetyls site in Saltend, East Yorkshire. Michael Cundy, MD of Suttons Tankers, said: “We are delighted BP Acetyls chose to renew this […]
Suttons Group has strengthened its presence in the UK biofuels logistics market after winning a major deal with bioethanol producer Vivergo.
Suttons Group has said that its most recent financial year was one of ‘progress and challenges’, as it embedded its purchase of Imperial Tankers into its UK business.
Renewed economic confidence and a focus on efficiencies saw an increase in the amount of mergers and acquisitions in 2014 as operators looked to strengthen, diversify and consolidate. Motortransport.co.uk takes a look back at a surprisingly strong year of M&A activity. In February, Pollock (Scotrans) acquired Blackburn-based haulier Gilbraith (TS) for an undisclosed seven figure sum, giving the Scottish operator extended reach into north-west England. April saw Essex-based freight forwarder and haulier Simarco purchase Longport-Staffordshire based IFB for an undisclosed […]