Wincanton, DSV, Owens Road Services, Potter Logistics, and Pentalver are among 270 exhibitors at the Multimodal show, which is on now at Birmingham’s NEC. As official media partner, Motor Transport is at the NEC, bringing you all the latest news from the show, where Terberg DTS is exhibiting its 2013 range of ro-ro tractor units, materials handling firm Briggs is presenting its ‘ship to shore to shop floor’ concept and Owens Road Services has launched its recruitment service, Owens Recruitment […]
Suttons Group has appointed former Wincanton chief executive Graeme McFaull as its chairman of supply chain and logistics.
UK logistics is pretty much a private, and foreign, affair. The operators sitting at the top of the MT Top 100 are German, Swiss, Dutch , French and American. Looking at UK-based firms, very few sit on the London Stock Exchange (LSE). The number of UK logistics firms turning to the City as a means of investment has dwindled, ever since the Malcolm Group withdrew its listing in 2005. Last month Autologic was struck of the list after fellow publicly-listed […]
Stobart Group kicked Monday off with a bang, winning a 15-year biomass contract with Western Bioenergy. But investors seem to have shrugged their shoulders at the news, which refused to budget the share price from 123p. Maybe we could find a bit more success elsewhere, as it has been a busy week for the MT Tracker sextet.