Gregory Distribution has bought fellow South-West haulier Framptons Transport Services. The acquisition is Gregory’s fifth in just over two years and further expands its footprint in the West Country, adding 245 employees, a fleet of 60 vehicles and 220,000ft² of warehousing to its 22 sites throughout the UK, home to 550 trucks and 1,600 employees. Furthermore both parties are members of Palletline and the Hazchem Network. John Gregory, chief executive of Gregory, said of the deal: “The Framptons business has […]
Ballyvesey Holdings has bought Birmingham operator Bird’s Groupage Services for an undisclosed sum. In a statement, the County Atrim-based business, which also owns Montgomery Transport, said: “[We] are pleased to announce that we have completed the purchase of the trade and assets of Bird’s Groupage Services.
Tuffnells Parcels Express contributed £114m of revenue and £9.7m of operating profit to its new owner Connect Group in the year to the end of August, group chief executive Mark Cashmore has revealed.
Ivybridge, Devon-based Kay Transport has bought King Stag (Transport).