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. […]
East Yorkshire bulk powder haulier Simon Gibson Transport has been acquired by French logistics firm Groupe Charles André (GCA) for an undisclosed sum.
Viridor Waste Management has purchased paper collecting and processing business Pulp Friction for £9m as it looks to diversify. Pulp Friction has an O-licence for up to 28 vehicles and 22 trailers spread across two locations in Erith, Kent. Colin Drummond, chief executive of Viridor, said: “The acquisition of this paper collection and processing business is in line with the group’s strategy of expanding its waste management activities, particularly in collection and recycling.” Pulp Friction processes around 100,000 tonnes of […]