East Yorkshire bulk powder haulier Simon Gibson Transport has been acquired by French logistics firm Groupe Charles André (GCA) for an undisclosed sum. Simon Gibson Transport, founded 16 years ago, employs 138 staff and runs a fleet of 94 vehicles. The firm, which managed to double its turnover and profit between 2012 and 2014, is particularly active in the construction, glass, foundry, plastics and food sectors and was the winner of the Tanker Safety Award at the Tip-ex and Tank-ex 2015 […]
Operators should check the temperature of their bulk diesel deliveries, as hot fuel may be costing them as much as 1ppl, according to Neil Robertson, sales and marketing director at independent fuel supplier Prax Petroleum.
White goods manufacturer Indesit has extended its UK national bulk transport contract with Jigsaw in a deal worth £15m.
Gregory Distribution (Holdings) has acquired ARR Craib Transport, for an undisclosed sum.