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 […]
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