Europa Worldwide has made two significant steps towards its goal of becoming the number one groupage operator in the UK; opening a new site in Nottingham and delivering the first phase of its £1.7m IT investment. The international groupage and freight forwarding specialist has become one of the first tenants in the Rushcliffe Technology and Enterprise Centre in Nottingham, near Trent Bridge cricket ground, and will use the site to handle its collection and distribution requirements across the East Midlands. […]
Industry leaders remain divided on whether the UK should remain in the EU, just over a month before the referendum on 23 June.
Three years ago the industry was shocked as one of the most prominent names in family haulage, the Baxter family’s RH Freight, was snapped up by Swiss logistics giant Kuehne + Nagel for £66.9m. It was a move that came out of the blue, and was concluded within in matter of weeks (if the folklore attached to the deal is to be believed) but it resulted in Andrew Baxter, who alongside his brother Ian ran RH Freight in the footsteps […]