Wincanton has put in place a turnaround plan for its Pullman Fleet Services business after the segment delivered an “underwhelming” performance in its most recent financial year. The company intends to put in place a new management team and a profit improvement strategy for the vehicle maintenance and repair business (pictured below), after performance in the segment continued to have an impact on the group’s financial performance. Rapid expansion in Pullman’s customers’ home delivery fleets “put pressure on the Pullman […]
Fuel distributors and the Unite union are poised for a fourth day of negotiations over tanker drivers’ training, safety and employment terms. Conciliation service Acas is heading up the talks, which first kicked off last Wednesday (4 April) and reconvened yesterday morning (10 April) at 10am following the Easter weekend. The negotiations follow a majority vote for national strike action announced on 26 March from Unite tanker drivers, which supply fuel to around 90% of UK fuel courts – about […]
DHL Supply Chain is downsizing its My Local operation after the convenience store chain was placed into administration this week.
2013 was a year of moves forward for every transport firm listed on the Stock Exchange. And while we lost CityLink (to a management buy-out), we gained Royal Mail – and a whole heap of market capitalisation. So without further ado – let’s find out who the big winners were!