Same day courier CitySprint has acquired Heathrow Baggage Services, its third acquisition in three months. Operations and staff at the luggage delivery, replacement and repair company, have been transferred to the courier’s luggage delivery arm CityBags, which was created when Lewis Day courier operations was acquired by CitySprint in 2011. Heathrow Baggage Services founder and MD George Poole said it will be working closely with CitySprint to ensure that business continues as usual for its customers. CitySprint chief executive Patrick […]
GreenWhiteStar Acquisitions has reassured members of the Eddie Stobart fan club and shop that it plans a re-launch later this year.
Welsh quarrying and haulage group GD Harries (GDH) is to be sold to construction materials company SigmaRoc.
UPS has pulled out of its €5.16bn offer for TNT Express – in a deal that would have created a business with a combined annual turnover of £1.3bn in the UK – blaming European Commission (EC) concerns with the acquisition. The proposed merger is expected to be prohibited by the EC, the parcel giants warned in joint statements this morning (14 January). TNT said UPS sees “no realistic prospect” that it will receive EC clearance and will formally terminate the […]