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 […]
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