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 […]
Growth in the temperature-controlled division at Turners (Soham) offset falls in its tanker division, with the operator also reaping the benefits of its 2012 acquisition of Browns Distribution.
Gregory Distribution has acquired West Sussex-based Philson Haulage for an undisclosed sum.
Parcel carrier Worldwide Logistics and Distribution (WWLD) has acquired two-man delivery firm HTH Logistics, which trades as Home Direct Logistics.