Abbey Logistics Group is to reboot its expansion strategy following a “self-imposed” pause on growth during 2015. It is back on the acquisition trail looking to expand in mainland Europe, or enter the UK chemical transportation market, having secured £13.5m of funding from HSBC. Two-time MT Haulier of the Year winner has also set itself the target of reaching £70m of turnover by 2020. The Bootle-based operator has grown from £18m in financial year 2009 to £45m turnover for the […]
Seafield Logistics has won new business from Wilkinson, Largo Foods and Doncasters Ross & Catherall at its site in Worksop, Nottinghamshire.
A team of six cyclists, including Abbey Logistics MD Steve Granite and Abbey drivers John Thomas and Vinny Jones, has completed a gruelling 500 mile ride through five countries in five days from Dusseldorf to Manchester. The riders encountered bad weather, punctures and some big hills, but made it through to raise £5,000 for Macmillan Cancer Support. To learn more and donate go to www.justgiving.com/5countrybikeride