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 […]
Cheshire-based Kinaxia Logistics has created three senior roles in its finance team.
Heavy investment by R Swain & Sons led to a dip in profits last year, but it has stood the national distribution firm in a strong position for the future, according to its MD.
Matlock Transport Company, the family run general haulier founded more than 70 years ago, has ceased trading. Insolvency practitioners from Sheffield-based Hart Shaw LLP were appointed on 11 September to help liquidate the business. The company was founded in 1946 by Richard Lowe, before brothers Eric, Alf, George and Charles took an active role and began to grow the business. Third generation cousins Julian and Richard Lowe were most recently at the helm and the Darley Dale company operated 46 HGVs and […]