CitySprint has snapped up London delivery firm CYC Logistics as part of its ongoing expansion strategy. The deal increases the same-day courier firm’s depot network to 40 and gives it a total courier workforce of nearly 3,000. All operations and staff will transfer over from CYC on 28 November, with integration into the network planned to take place over the coming months. CitySprint CEO Patrick Gallagher said: “Today’s acquisition, the second biggest in our history, is a major and exciting […]
CitySprint has purchased the same-day operations of Thames Valley-based Scarlet Couriers. The deal sees CitySprint acquire Scarlet Courier’s same-day, overnight and international operations in Bracknell, as well as the company’s same-day courier operation in Slough. Patrick Gallagher, chief executive, CitySprint, says: “This deal is another significant milestone in CitySprint’s on-going growth strategy. CitySprint’s extensive national reach is key to our success, so we’re delighted to be consolidating our presence in Berkshire.” Following the deal, Scarlet Couriers will continue to run […]
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