Rico Logistics UK and Europe has appointed a new MD, Paul Parrish. Parrish joins the same-day logistics and parts distribution company following the integration of DHL’s UK Same-day business, which it acquired in October 2013. An interview with Keith Whitehead, head of strategic development, last November, revealed the business was hungry for more growth, with the company looking to make acquisitions within the service logistics sector with financial backing from Goldman Sachs, as well as KKR via parent company TVS […]
DHL kicked off its Rugby World Cup build up yesterday, at an event held at East Midlands Airport, which featured a line-up of former Union internationals and the Webb Ellis Cup itself.
Express delivery firm Aspray Transport will shortly begin constructing a new 10,000 pallet high-bay storage facility at its Willenhall, West Midlands hub. Construction of the 17m high facility, which will also include an area for block stacking, will begin in October. The firm, which recently bought over five acres of additional land around the site, is also putting an extra 40 parking spaces in place for trailers. Both developments should be operational in June next year. Aspray’s investment in hub […]
The extraordinary general meeting called for by a DX Group shareholder has been cancelled after the delivery company announced its intention to buy Menzies Distribution.