York-based haulage firm Revis Transport has continued its drive for growth with the acquisition of Spandler Bros from Bunn Fertiliser. The deal sees the firm expand its geographical reach, giving the company a foothold in East Anglia. This is the company’s second acquisition in 18 months, following its purchase of ABC (Grimsby) in April 2014. It sees Revis Transport takeover the fleet and staff at Spandler Bros, which had 19 employees and a fleet of 16 trucks and 23 trailers. […]
Delivery management company Whistl has acquired Devon-based fulfilment and contact centre firm Clientbase for an undisclosed sum.
Parcel and freight delivery group DX has opened three new sites as it accelerates its depot network expansion programme.
DPD is expanding a number of its sites and investing in a new sorting hub and depots to handle increased demand from online retailers. The £175m investment, which follows a period of growth after the launch of its Predict service, includes a £12m investment in building 10 new depots, £20m of funding to upgrade its Sheffield and Thetford depots, as well as opening a £100m East Midlands sorting hub. The expansion is expected to create 1,500 full-time jobs. A spokesman […]