Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity in the transport sector throughout the world is predicted to rise for the fourth consecutive year, according to a report from KPMG. The analysis predicts the amount raised by completed M&A transactions this year will exceed £52bn, surpassing last year’s figure of £48bn. Freight and logistics M&A activity specifically has quadrupled since 2013, according to the report. Completed transactions worth £7.2bn were recorded for the year, which rose to £31.4bn in 2015, with a further […]
NV Transport in Chichester has entered liquidation with the loss of 50 jobs.
The transition from Norbert Dentressangle to XPO Logistics in 2015 saw the 3PL make strong turnover gains across its three primarily road transport based activities in the UK.
The Widdowson Corporation has been officially dissolved, closing a tumultuous chapter in the long running saga that saw haulier AM Widdowson & Son hit the skids and ultimately cease to be.