Irish operator Nolan Transport has bought John Raymond Transport, with a view to growing its UK operation. Welsh firm John Raymond Transport, which has sites in Bridgend, Cannock and Swindon and was established in 1953, is a gold Fors member and runs 135 vehicles and 350 trailers. The Harlequin Logistics network founder-member has 250 employees. Its most recently filed accounts for the year ended 30 September 2014 showed an increase in turnover to £21m, but saw profit almost wiped out at just £153 (2013: […]
Oban-based MacLennan Distribution has acquired local haulier Waltons of Oban, making it the largest employer in the west of Scotland town.
Refrigerated-rental firm Petit Forestier is to buy leasing and rental provider Fraikin in a deal that will create a European player with combined sales of €1.3bn (£1.09bn).
Abbey Logistics Group has acquired the majority of the assets and customer base relating to the bulk powder transport business of Seafield Logistics.