German rail and logistics giant DB Schenker Logistics has purchased Redhead International The purchase, for an undisclosed sum of the Motor Transport Top 100 operator, expands DB Schenker’s land transport operations in the UK. It will however see the DB Schenker Logistics name replaced by the Redhead International banner within the UK as part of a ‘reverse integration’, with Redhead’s management team leading the enlarged business. Parent group Schenker AG, which is the logistics arm of Deutsche Bahn, expects to […]
Cambridge-based James Dolan Group has bought Ipswich haulage firm Dooley Rumble for an undisclosed sum.
Great Bear Distribution delivered a stellar performance in the final financial year before Culina Group bought it in March.
Kuehne + Nagel’s acquisition of international groupage specialist RH Freight in March last year caught many in the industry – including Motor Transport it has to be said – by surprise. But it was all part of the Swiss-owned global logistics business’ long term strategy, as Glenn Lindfield, KN’s senior vice president for contract logistics in North West Europe, tells Steve Hobson Unlike some other logistics firms who spend big money promoting their brands, family-owned Swiss logistics giant Kuehne + […]