Europa Worldwide has revealed a revised trailer livery that will feature on its newly-christened road freight division, Europa Road. The new livery, part of a new group identity, features an emblem of Greek mythology’s Princess Europa, after whom the continent was named, and the strapline “A passion for logistics”. MD Andrew Baxter (pictured) said: “We’re pleased to announce the latest exciting development at Europa, the launch of our new emblem and strapline. This improvement marks the next stage of development […]
Europa Worldwide has launched its first regular service to and from Morocco, the first route in an expansion of its services over the next 15 months.
Three years ago the industry was shocked as one of the most prominent names in family haulage, the Baxter family’s RH Freight, was snapped up by Swiss logistics giant Kuehne + Nagel for £66.9m. It was a move that came out of the blue, and was concluded within in matter of weeks (if the folklore attached to the deal is to be believed) but it resulted in Andrew Baxter, who alongside his brother Ian ran RH Freight in the footsteps […]
Northamptonshire-based Knights of Old has taken delivery of two new Palletforce-branded longer semi-trailers. Both are already in action – one based at its Kettering headquarters and the other at its Hitchin site. The 15.65m long double-deck trailers are part of an order for nine longer semi-trailers in total, all being supplied by SDC Trailers. The remaining seven, at least five of which will also be double-deckers, will be used in general operations in Knights of Old livery. Two of the […]