The European Commission (EC) has given the green light to FedEx’s €4.4bn (£3.2bn) bid for TNT Express announced in April last year. In a joint statement issued this morning (8 January) by the two parcel giants, the EC confirmed it had given its unconditional approval to the deal. This follows an investigation launched by the EC in August last year to explore concerns “that on a number of European markets for international express and regular small packaged deliveries, the merged […]
TNT Express has appointed Jeroen Seyger as interim chief financial officer (CFO) and interim member of the executive board. Seyger will take on the responsibilities of previous CFO Bernard Bot, who became interim chief executive following the departure of Marie-Christine Lombard last month. “Jeroen’s financial and business experience inside and outside the company, plus his involvement in recent strategic projects, gives me great confidence,” Bot said. Seyger joined the company in 2003 and has held a range of senior management […]
TNT UK has placed an order for 192 aerodynamic box trailers with Cartwright.
Enquiries about in-cab breathalysers have risen sharply since the crash on the M1 involved an HGV driver found to be over the drink-drive limit.