DX Group has acquired The Legal Post (Scotland) and First Post from First Scottish Group for £3.25m, in a move that consolidates the legal document exchange market in Scotland. Together, the two acquired businesses had a turnover of £5.2m for the year ending May 2015, generating a £600,000 profit. For the year-ending 30 June 2015 DX Group had a turnover of £297.5m and a pre-tax profit of £26.7m. Legal Post provides a document exchange and postal service in Scotland, delivering […]
2015 saw some shocks in the market; FedEx bidding for TNT Express; XPO Logistics buying Norbert Dentressangle and BCA Marketplace buying Eddie Stobart’s automotive business. But they weren’t the only acquisitions in a year packed with M&A activity. We take a look at some of the deals that changed the industry.
DSV has acquired Dartford-based freight forwarder SBS Worldwide Holdings for an undisclosed sum.