Kinaxia Logistics has bought Mark Thompson Transport, its eighth operator acquisition in just over five years. The deal is Kinaxia’s third this year; it bought Panic Transport in February and Maiden’s of Telford in May. The business also owns Bay Freight; William Kirk; NC Cammack & Sons; Foulger Transport; and Lambert Brothers Haulage. Mark Thompson, which runs 153 vehicles with its 160 employees, had turnover of £17.7m for the year ended March 31 2016, with pre-tax profit of £1.5m. Kinaxia […]
Kinaxia Logistics has snapped up its seventh haulage firm in just over five years, with Telford-based AJ Maiden & Son, which trades as Maiden’s of Telford, joining the fold.
BC Transport owed almost £1.5m when it was placed into administration earlier this month, and unsecured creditors are unlikely to recover any money despite the subsequent sale of the business.
Kinaxia Logistics has added the ninth haulier to its rapidly expanding stable, rescuing Bollington-based BC Transport from administration.