DSV’s Road division has appointed Jesper Hansen as UK managing director, following former MD René Falch Olesen’s decision to concentrate on his role as group chief commercial officer. Hansen joined DSV as traffic manager for the Benelux/France region in 1997 and worked his way up to his former role of division director domestic for Sweden in 2011. His previous role saw him manage a workforce of 330 staff across 20 sites, with an annual turnover of £200m. Hansen said: “I […]
DSV Road depots in Purfleet and Tamworth handled over 10 million kg of freight in September each – the first time the company has achieved such volumes– and the Tamworth site matched the landmark figure in October.
DSV has taken delivery of its 1,000th MAN truck in the UK.
More than 200 driver and warehouse jobs are under threat after Hovis’s decision to pull out of its distribution deals with logistics firms DHL Supply Chain and DSV Road, according to a union.