Manchester-based AKW Group has won an 18-month 4,000-pallet warehousing contract with fashion house SRG Apparel. Having worked with the menswear specialist for the past 12 months, AKW said the contract, worth £700,000, was a key target for its 500,000ft² warehousing division based at Trafford Park. “This is an important contract for our business and builds further on our reputation in attracting more and more companies to use our extended range of logistics services,” said Tony Worthington, chairman of AKW Group. […]
AKW Group has promoted management trainee George Richards to network support manager.
Kinaxia’s acquisition of AKW Group and Fresh Freight helped deliver a 48% rise in revenues in 2019, but the group’s continuing acquisition drive and IT investments contributed to a loss of £1.8m in the period.
Kinaxia Logistics will buy its 11th haulier by the end of the year, according to director Peter Fields.