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 […]
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