Turners (Soham) buys Macintyre Transport to boost its container business


Turners (Soham) has purchased Macintyre Transport, for an undisclosed sum. Suffolk-based Turners said it had been expanding its container division during the past five years, and the acquisition of Macintyre was an excellent opportunity to continue its growth in the market. Turnover at Macintyre Transport in the year to 30 April 2014 was up 11% to £24.3m (2013: £21.9m). Pre-tax profit was down 9.4% to £934,278 (2013: £1.03m) The founder and owner of the Felixstowe-based operator, Harvey Macintyre, will retire […]