Abbey Logistics Group will be distributing well-known drinks brands such as Lambrini, Crabbies and Tsingtao beer in the UK after a contract win with Halewood International, which owns and manufactures these and other brands. Abbey will invest over £1m in 10 new Daf trucks and 20 SDC curtain-sided trailers to serve the long-term contract. They will operate from the Halewood International site in Huyton, Merseyside, supported by Abbey’s national fleet. MD Steve Granite called the contract win “a significant step […]
Steve Granite, MD of Abbey Logistics, has said the business’s new animal feeds division will fuel his ambitions to create a £100m group within the next three to four years.
Abbey Logistics Group has won the contract to move bulk sugar for British Sugar, following a competitive tender, in what is described as a ‘long-term deal’.
In 1995, Abbey Logistics approached All Saints secondary school in Kirkby looking for talent to fill two management trainee vacancies. The young men it chose, Steve Granite and Paul Laverick, have grown up to become the current MD and commercial manager at the Merseyside company.