Northampton-based Acumen Automotive Logistics has acquired Stobart Group’s enclosed car delivery operations for an undisclosed sum. The division, which trades as Enable, was formerly a wholly-owned subsidiary of Autologic before it was acquired by Stobart in 2012. It specialises in moving visually sensitive and specialist vehicles throughout the UK and Europe. The subsidiary of Acumen Logistics, has acquired a 100% shareholding and the assets of Enable. Staff have been moved to Acumen’s Coventry operating centre with Enable general manager Mick […]
“We’re an all time high, we’ll change all that’s gone before, doin’ so much more….” This week the basket of shares in the MT Tracker hit it’s highest point since its inception. The basket now stands at 1,954.5p. Shares in Stobart Group are back in to triple figures for the first time since January; shares in Wincanton are at their highest level for the whole calendar year and shares in NWF Group and UK Mail are pretty much at the […]
Eddie Stobart has ended its award-winning driver apprenticeship scheme run in association with System Training. The pair won Apprenticeship of the Year in the 2012 MT Awards for their two-year scheme that saw 10 trainees taken on from 200 applicants.
A very quiet week on the Stock Exchange for transport-related shares – ahead of City Link’s numbers tomorrow (15 March). All eyes will be on Rentokil’s parcels arm to see if it posts a full-year profit. But it hasn’t stopped a rather telling trend in the past week…