Palletways member Kay Transport has acquired the business of Truro-based South West Delivery Services, which was headed by MD Mark Adams. Simon Lowes of Ashtons JWD was appointed liquidator of the firm, which is also a Palletways member, last week (7 June) at a meeting of creditors. “The majority of the [South West] workforce has been re-employed,” Lowes told Motortransport.co.uk. Although no one from Kay Transport, which is owned by Gregory Distribution (Holdings), was available to comment, calls to South […]
Palletways member H&M Distribution has purchased Warrington-based Orion Express Services for an undisclosed sum.
Keyne Express Deliveries and KED Logistics have been purchased by Beaches Logistics after both companies entered administration.
Palletways has struck a deal with Royal Mail’s Parcelforce Worldwide to deliver palletised express freight on behalf of the parcels company.