Paul Day, MD at Turners (Soham), has described the group’s purchase of hazardous logistics specialist Lewis Tankers last month as being “all about growth”. Day said the deal would give Turners access to new markets in chemical and gas beyond fuel distribution, and there was no operational duplication. “The business is a good fit, with great staff and a strong reputation,” he told MT. “There won’t be any redundancies,” he confirmed. Turners general manager Colin Rutherford is heading up the […]
Specialist truck provider MV Commercial is to buy tipping trailer and rigid body manufacturer Fruehauf out of administration in a “multi-million” pound deal which will see the transfer of all 120 workers at the business.
Premier Logistics is looking to boost its contract partnerships and palletised-freight customer base in 2016, and make further acquisitions.
“It’s a win-win” – Pall-Ex group chief executive Kevin Buchanan on the Fortec deal and how he’s set to revolutionise the business
When news broke in June that Pall-Ex was about to take over the Fortec Distribution Network, many saw the move as a major consolidation of the pallet sector.