CS Ellis (Group) is adapting to a “changing marketplace” this year with the launch of an e-commerce fulfilment division, Motortransport.co.uk can reveal. The new business has been created to cope with rising demand for added-value warehousing services connected with e-commerce, such as pick and pack, reworking of goods, resale of out-of-season goods and capability to offer storage and delivery services to smaller, marketplace sellers. It will be headed up by existing CS Ellis director Jonathan Munton. Road distribution will continue […]
Knights of Old delivered a “strong financial performance” in the year ended 31 May 2016 despite challenging market conditions, according to its annual report.
The Office of Fair Trading (OFT) is about to enter the final stage of its investigation into Mercedes-Benz and five vehicle dealerships over suspected breaches of the Competition Act in the distribution of commercial vehicles. The investigation, launched in 2010, relates to five separate alleged infringements between March 2007 and January 2010, each of them involving two or three dealers, and two of them also involving Mercedes-Benz. Apart from Mercedes UK parent Daimler UK, and ultimate parent Daimler AG, the […]
Bourton-on-the-Water, Gloucestershire storage and distribution firm John Hackling (Transport) said a near 12% rise in turnover and profit before tax in the year to the end of September was “in line with expectations”.