A firm run by David James Zwecker, who previously worked as operations director at failed transport company Noel Zwecker International Transport, has applied for an O-licence. David’s firm, James Zwecker Transport & Storage, is based in the same road in Killylea, Co. Armagh as Noel Zwecker International Transport was, and was first incorporated in January 2012 – around a month before it was announced that Noel Zwecker International Transport was to close with the loss of 50 jobs. David, who […]
The transport and logistics sector is set for a flurry of mergers and acquisitions this year, according to advisory firm KPMG, following a year of subdued activity in 2011. Steffen Wagner, European head of transport transactions at KPMG, says: “This year certainly took off to a promising start. Many companies, particularly in the logistics segment, are sitting on full coffers and are ready for increased strategic acquisitions.” He adds that any activity will rely on three main factors: GDP development […]
Gloucestershire haulier Eric Vick Transport is to close in April after almost 70 years of business.
The Canute Group, owned by Almtone, is expected to make an official announcement about its closure tomorrow afternoon.