Arrow XL CEO Ian Howell has left the business after four years in the role. Howell has been replaced by chief operations officer Charlie Shiels, who joined Arrow XL this year after 20 years with DPD, on an interim basis. A spokeswoman for Arrow XL said Shiels had been asked to fill the role “whilst a comprehensive search is undertaken to find Ian’s successor”. During his time with Arrow XL, Howell was at the helm of the business’s transformation from […]
Arrow XL’s Midlands and South West operation is up and running again after a fire gutted its Worcester hub last month.
Work on DPD’s £100m East Midlands hub has been completed, with the facility expected to be fully operational by next September.
CM Downton walked away with the big prize of the night – the Haulier of the Year trophy – in front of a sell-out audience of 1,500 at last night’s Motor Transport Awards (13 June). Delighted directors of the family firm Andrew, Richard and John Downton, collected the trophy from co-host Sean Lock. The Moreton Valance, Gloucestershire-based firm has achieved the remarkable feat of boosting turnover and doubling operating profit since the credit crunch struck in 2008 – a performance […]