Ketra Logistics has acquired fellow Palletways member IEFS to expand its coverage in London. Ketra MD Martyn Young takes over the Barking-based business from Derek Best, who has retired after more than 20 years at the helm. Young said the two companies will continue to operate independently. The purchase of IEFS, which specialises in next-day palletised distribution, increases Ketra’s fleet by 60%. According to accounts filed at Companies House for the year to 31/1/16 Ketra Logistics had an annual turnover […]
South West Delivery Services owed almost £1.3m to creditors when it was placed into liquidation in June.
The continuing rise in internet shopping and an increase in the carriage of hi-tech and high-value goods helped members of the Association of Pallet Networks (APN) deliver a strong performance in 2015.